Liel Leibovitz is a senior writer for Tablet Magazine.
Giving more money to a corrupt, inept economy isn’t going to solve the problem. It is the problem.
Gabriel Balachsan, found dead this week at age 37, turned a troubled interior life into powerful art
The Juggalos, fans of the rap group Insane Clown Posse, are to hip hop what the Hasidic movement was to Judaism
The indictment of SAC Capital may be Talmudically interesting, but as government policy it’s a disaster
From ‘Space Invaders’ to ‘Skyrim,’ video games offer valuable lessons that could help Israeli-Palestinian negotiations
The slew of animated creatures on screen suggests that we once again feel the same fears that brought the original monster to life
Fox’s new animated block replicating the popular Adult Swim means the end of TV’s Golden Era and its great Jewish sensibility
An excerpt from the original Tablet Kindle Single ‘Conspiracy of Letters,’ available from Amazon.com today
Fourteen years ago, Fox canceled a brilliant show about a Hollywood producer. Too bad: With America in a slump, he’s just the hero we need.
The notorious political assassination, still unsolved 80 years later, is instrumental in in keeping Israeli politics sane
For the past three months, the country’s foreign ministry, gutted of its powers by political agreements, has been in disarray
Blogger’s bizarre ideology sees America and Israel in active cahoots to destroy the freedoms of the entire world
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The American-Israeli economist’s name has been floated for other gigs
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Fox’s popular otherwordly TV show borrows some familiar Judaic lore
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We’re pretty sure Jews didn’t write this one
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Plus 58 cases of measles among Hasidic Jews in 2013, and more in the news
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Recep Erdoğan is condemned for missing tribute to South African leader
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NYPD investigating assault on 22-year-old Taj Patterson as a hate crime
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NPR’s Planet Money wants to reunite Jennifer with her bat mitzvah t-shirt
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That’s at least 100 corned beef sandwiches!
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South African-born writer Benjamin Pogrund remembers an old friend
By Tova Ross — When I got married, my sheitel was a symbol of my vows and my Orthodoxy. Then it became a symbol of my discontent.By Liel Leibovitz — With raunchy Auschwitz shot, naturallyBy James McAuley — In the late 1950s, the Jewish department store mogul salvaged Chanel’s reputation—and burnished his own
The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
Does sexually graphic material help Jewish continuity? ‘Unclean Lips’ argues for the unseemliness of Bruce, Roth, and their ilk.
The composer of the beloved Hanukkah song ‘Ocho Kandelikas’ shares stories and melodies from her past
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- Adam Pally Fixes the Jewish/Hip-Hop Dilemma
- Why casting Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman really matters
- One man?s crusade to prove Hollywood mogul Carl Laemmle was a hero
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- Real Housewives of Atlanta, Shoes Are Coming Off!