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.

Nearly 25% of European Jews Afraid to Be Jewish

67 percent say reporting anti-Semitic incidents to authorities is ineffectual

Yeshiva University Drops Convicted Sex Offender

Akiva Roth had previously taught at JTS

Convicted Sex Offender Taught For Years at JTS

Akiva Roth made headlines as recent hire at Yeshiva University

Why Rabbi Ovadia Yosef Mattered

600,000 people attended his funeral in Jerusalem yesterday. Here’s why.

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef Dies at Age 93

The influential and divisive spiritual leader of Israel’s Sephardim leaves contradictory legacy

Why Hobby Lobby Isn’t Anti-Semitic

You don’t have to agree with the store’s selection to agree they’re not bigots

How to Stop Iran: The Jellyfish Option

Are all options really on the table? Because we have ideas.

Four Ways the U.N. Has Messed Over Israel

Declaring Zionism to be racism and other exciting exploits over the years

Israel’s U.N. Envoy Has a Message for the World: Laugh With Me

As the annual General Assembly opens this week, Ron Prosor deploys wit as a stealth diplomatic weapon

Reconciling Modern Biblical Scholarship With Traditional Orthodox Belief

Who wrote the Torah? An unlikely group of Orthodox scholars has launched a website that gets to the heart of Jewish tenets.

The Yeshiva, Chaim Grade (1968)

A work of genius by one who was passed over

Bibi Netanyahu’s Rosh Hashanah Gag Greeting

Because even prime ministers are addicted to Candy Crush

Talking to Palestinians Who Won’t Talk Back

A rejoinder to Peter Beinart

Mearsheimer Says Hitler Never Used Chemical Weapons

Controversial academic forgets his history—and the Nazi genocide—on PBS

Israelis Getting Gas Masks After Syria Attack

With chemical weapons used in Syria, Israelis fear an attack at home

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