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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Mormon Bishop Is on a Mission To Promote Jewish Missionaries

Interfaith activist Mark Paredes tries to boost understanding between the two religions—and to encourage Jewish proselytizing

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Presbyterian Minister to Israelis: ‘Come Home to America’

Advocate of Israel boycott tells Jews that America is ‘the Promised Land’

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Australian Ambassador: We Wouldn’t Use the Term ‘Occupied’

Ambassador to Israel Dave Sharma explains why they’re dropping the adjective

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Eric Cantor Loses Republican Primary

Virginia Republican is first majority leader to lose since 1899

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‘Commentary’ Opens Its Archives

Here’s what you should read

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Yair Lapid Calls for Recognition of Non-Orthodox Judaism

Israeli leader also accuses settlers of ‘a distortion of the essence of Judaism’

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Israel Spent $1,250 To Lobby America in 2013

New study shows other countries spend much more on influencing America

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Supreme Court Corrects Kagan Dissent

The original text misidentified America’s first Jewish community

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Jews Named Yair Aren’t Named After a Terrorist

The Economist makes a bizarre claim about a biblical name

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Meet the Americans Who Won Last Year’s Chidon

Yishai Eisenberg and Shalhevet Schwartz talk about memorizing the Bible

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Elena Kagan’s Very Jewish Dissent—and Mistake

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

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‘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.

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Mahmoud Abbas: Still a Holocaust Denier

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

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Seth Meyers Is ‘Jewish Enough’ For the Jews

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

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Israel Halts Peace Talks After PA-Hamas Pact

What it all means for the peace process

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Congressional Hopeful Pushes Latino-Israel Ties

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

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

Authorities investigating whether shootings were a hate crime

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

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

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What We Can’t Learn From the Passover Story

The incompatibility of Manichean moralizing and the modern Middle East

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‘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

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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’

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Was Noah a Vegetarian?

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

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When Alan Dershowitz Debated Meir Kahane

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

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Listen To An Exclusive Maccabeats Single

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

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Can the World’s Jews Observe Shabbat Together?

South Africa’s chief rabbi launches global ‘Shabbos Project’ to find out

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Watch the Trailer for Lois Lowry’s ‘The Giver’

The cautionary dystopian tale will hit theaters in August

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Video: Arafat Recognizes Israel as a Jewish State

Newly rediscovered footage upends Palestinian negotiating position

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Swastikas Graffitied on Stockholm High School

Locals say anti-Semitic vandalism the work of organized neo-Nazi groups

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Upbeat Bibi Pitches Peace to AIPAC

Slams advocates of Israel boycott as ‘bigots’ and ‘gullible fellow travelers’

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