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.

Meet the Americans Who Won Last Year’s Chidon

Yishai Eisenberg and Shalhevet Schwartz talk about memorizing the Bible

Elena Kagan’s Very Jewish Dissent—and Mistake

The Supreme Court Justice appeals to her heritage, with one small misstep

‘Jeopardy’ for Jews: Who Wants To Be the World’s Next Top Torah Scholar?

Israelis usually win the International Bible Contest. But one year, two young Americans defied the odds in a televised showdown.

Mahmoud Abbas: Still a Holocaust Denier

The New York Times says the Palestinian leader’s position ‘shifted.’ It didn’t.

Seth Meyers Is ‘Jewish Enough’ For the Jews

The comedian explains he’s not actually Jewish, everyone just thinks he is

Israel Halts Peace Talks After PA-Hamas Pact

What it all means for the peace process

Congressional Hopeful Pushes Latino-Israel Ties

Democrat Ruben Gallego, an Iraq war veteran, eyes Arizona’s 7th District

Kansas Jewish Center Shooting Suspect Appears to Yell ‘Heil Hitler’

Authorities investigating whether shootings were a hate crime

No, Israel Isn’t About to Turn Into a Theocracy

A misleading New York Times op-ed distorts the entire Israeli political scene

What We Can’t Learn From the Passover Story

The incompatibility of Manichean moralizing and the modern Middle East

‘These Ideas Haunt You’: At Conference, Scholars Link Lawyering With Jewishness

Jack Balkin, Richard Primus, Randy Barnett, and Eugene Kontorovich talk about how Judaism influences their work

The Volokh Conspiracy Is Out To Get You—And Everyone in America

Run by a Soviet Jewish legal scholar, the blog took on the ACA and is now hosted by the ‘Washington Post’

Was Noah a Vegetarian?

Darren Aronofsky didn’t make his protagonist a vegetarian—the Bible did

When Alan Dershowitz Debated Meir Kahane

A battle for America’s Jewish youth and Israel’s soul in 1985

Listen To An Exclusive Maccabeats Single

Check out the first track off the a cappella group’s upcoming album

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