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.
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‘Moshe,’ ‘Esther’ Among NYC’s Top Baby Names

A banner year for the names Leah, Chaya, and Chana as well

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YU Students Urged to Protest Eric Garner Death

Rabbi Jeremy Wieder asks, ‘How would you feel if your yarmulke made you suspect in the eyes of law enforcement?’

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Michael Oren to Run for Knesset

Will he push Israel to unilaterally withdraw from the West Bank?

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India Considers Pro-Israel Stance at the U.N.

The latest sign of deepening ties under India’s new prime minister

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Poland Overturns Kosher/Halal Slaughter Ban

Constitutional Court rules that ban violates religious freedom

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J.K. Rowling’s Hanukkah Gift to the Jews

On Twitter, Harry Potter author reveals a Jewish wizard at Hogwarts

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Study Finds Israeli House Demolitions Deter Terrorism

But do the ends justify the means?

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Why Jews—and Everyone Else—Should See ‘Meet the Mormons’

A new documentary humanizes an often misunderstood minority faith. That’s something Jews can relate to.

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Frank Foer, Leon Wieseltier Out at The New Republic

In massive shake-up, storied magazine loses renowned editors

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How Israel Reacted to a Racist Attack on a Jewish-Arab School

Jerusalem rallies behind coexistence school torched in arson attack

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Turkish Governor Threatens To Turn Synagogue Into Museum

“Hatred and anti-Semitism have seized the state,” says opposition lawmaker

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New York Times Public Editor Critiques Its Israel Coverage

Margaret Sullivan calls on NYT to better cover Palestinians, including Hamas

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How You Can Help the Family of Zidan Sayif

New campaign honors Druze officer who fell defending Jerusalem synagogue

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Remembering the Druze Officer Who Died Defending the Jerusalem Synagogue

Ultra-Orthodox Jews across Israel attend the funeral of Zidan Sayif

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Four Killed in Terrorist Attack on Jerusalem Synagogue

American-born yeshiva head Rabbi Mosheh Twersky among the victims

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Samantha Power Knocks European Nations for Ditching Anti-Semitism Conference

At Berlin confab, Ambassador to the U.N. warns of rising anti-Semitism

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New Spree of Anti-Semitic Attacks in France

Paris kosher restaurant firebombed, student assaulted in latest incidents

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Listen to a Newly Discovered Recording of Reagan and Begin

Secret tape captures U.S.-Israel tensions surrounding first Lebanon war

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Misremembering Yitzhak
 Rabin

The paragon of peace held positions nearly identical to Netanyahu

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India Snubs U.S. Missiles in Favor of Israeli Bid

New arms deals a sign of deepening ties under India’s new Prime Minister

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Man with ‘Islamic Extremist Leanings’ Attacks Police in Queens

Zale Thompson had inveighed against ‘the Zionists and the Crusaders’

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Suspected Terrorist Attack in Jerusalem

Update: One dead, at least eight people injured when car hit light rail station

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Milwaukee Jewish Federation Objects to High School Sukkah

The group pushed for student sukkah to be built off-campus this year. Why?

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Supreme Court Justice Arrives Late to Baseball Playoff Because of Yom Kippur

Justice Stephen Breyer answers to a higher authority

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Watch Israeli President Reuven Rivlin’s Moving Anti-Racism Message

Rivlin joins 11-year-old George Amira, whose anti-bullying video went viral

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The Most Important Thing Netanyahu Did in New York Wasn’t at the U.N.

It was meeting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi

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Meet the Syrian Sugihara

Rogue diplomat secured passports for rebels fleeing Assad’s bloody regime

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Kentucky Senate Candidate: With Jews, We Lose

Anti-Semitic write-in candidate affiliated with white supremacist group

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Listen to Jews, Not Just Ted Cruz, on Middle East Christians

Controversy over the senator’s remarks has distracted from the real issue