Liel Leibovitz is a senior writer for Tablet Magazine.
The first victim of the 9/11 attacks was a veteran of an elite IDF unit, as well as an innovative Internet entrepreneur
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
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Vice reporter Simon Ostrovsky has dual American and Israeli citizenship
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I love Philip Johnson’s buildings not in spite of him, but to spite him
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Workplace productivity rates projected to decrease a trillion percent
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How reconciliation with Hamas reveals the PA boss’s true intentions
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Admits to stealing more than $7 million from the charity organization
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New exhibit showcases artistic depictions of various forms of Jewish study
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The granddaughter of Holocaust survivors reflects on taking up citizenship
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Beppe Grillo under fire for anti-government poem based on ‘If This Is a Man’
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Funny or Die’s solution to gratuitous violence in movies: a menschy 007
By James Kirchick — The backlash against a finance minister’s recent remarks exposes a weakness in Germany’s embrace of their unique legacyBy Liel Leibovitz — From smashing Google Glasses to rejecting peace talks, failing to understand natural rights is leading to some very dark placesBy Joan Nathan — Video: The former Soviet republic’s Jewish history dates back millennia. This simple recipe is one of the community’s treasures.
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
Liel Leibovitz, who has a new book out on the rock ’n’ roll poet, looks at how Cohen’s songs evolved from bleak to transcendent
Correspondence templates taught Jews both literacy and how to be modern. A new anthology shows their entertainment value.
- Katy Perry, The Bar Mitzvah DJ
- Spotlight On: Andrew Steinthal, Co-founder of ‘The Infatuation’
- Haim Rocks Out at Coachella
- Susan Sontag Documentary to Debut at the Tribeca Film Festival
- A German saves a Jew
- One man, two identities: Archbishop was ?The Jewish Cardinal?
- Some Real Housewives of New York Gets Real
- Drinks with Mariah Huq of Married to Medicine