Yair Rosenberg

Yair Rosenberg is a writer at Tablet and the editor of the English-language blog of the Israeli National Archives. Follow him on Twitter @Yair_Rosenberg.

Michael Broyde: One Rabbi, Many Opinions

Top rabbi apologizes for using pseudonym to boost his work and join a rival rabbinic organization

America’s Anti-Gun Theocrats

Should rabbis and other clerics engage in politics? Only, it seems, if they support liberal policies.

The Orthodox Go to Washington

The rise of Orthodox Jews at AIPAC is an indicator of the community’s growing political involvement and influence

The Pro-Israel, Pro-Circumcision Lobby

Israeli-made bloodless circumcision device aims to eradicate AIDS

AIPAC Bingo!

Play along at home with Tablet’s reporters in Washington.

Judaism’s Epic Food Fight

Each Purim, star academics like Milton Friedman and Alan Dershowitz debate: latkes or hamantaschen?

NY Times, MSNBC Whitewash BDS

BDS opposes a two-state solution, but you wouldn’t know it from the media

Treasury’s First Orthodox Chief

Jack Lew, Obama’s pick for Treasury secretary, is the highest-ranking Orthodox Jew in U.S. government history

Religious Revolution in Israel

Can an unlikely alliance of renegade rabbis and right-wing politicians strip the ultra-Orthodox of their power?

Jewish Politicians in the Kitchen

From Golda Meir’s chicken soup to Jack Lew’s potato kugel

Talking With Ehud Barak’s English Spokesman

Josh Hantman talks Operation Pillar of Defense and the life of a spokesman

Here’s What ‘Pillar of Defense’ Actually Means

The name of the IDF operation references a famous midrash

Dispatch From Chabad’s Kinus Hashluchim

A look at the pressing issues of the annual gathering of Lubavitch rabbis

Politics on the Pulpit

As the presidential election nears, rabbis debate whether partisanship is part of their job description

Influential Rabbi Talks Gay Rights at DNC

Sharon Kleinbaum of Congregation Beit Simchat Torah is ‘delighted.’

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