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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Georgetown Invites Member of Egypt’s Nazi Party

Event is sponsored by school’s Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding

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Caught on Tape, a U.N. Interpreter Wonders Aloud at its Israel Bashing

“There’s other really bad shit happening, but no one says anything”

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Watch the Surreal Trailer for ‘Noah’

Who built the ark? Russell Crowe.

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Jonathan Sacks on European Anti-Semitism, Israel’s Chief Rabbinate, and More

The former U.K. Chief Rabbi weighs in on some of Jewry’s burning issues

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After 22 Years as Chief Rabbi of the U.K., Jonathan Sacks Wants To Go Global

He’ll teach in New York, lecture around the world, and publish more books to foster ‘a new generation of Jewish leadership’

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New Survey: Europe Has a Jewish Problem

A third of European Jews have considered emigrating because they felt unsafe

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Did a Hasidic Sect Really Ban Soy For Leading to Gay Sex?

A case study in how not to report on the ultra-Orthodox community

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Former UK Chief Rabbi to Teach at Yeshiva University and NYU

Jonathan Sacks appointed professor of Jewish thought at both schools

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A Conversation With Bill Clinton’s Rabbi

Meet Menachem Genack, Orthodox Union CEO and Clinton confidant

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Golda Meir: Cory Booker’s Ghostwriter?

In his Senate victory speech, Cory Booker cribbed from the prime minister

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Nearly 25% of European Jews Afraid to Be Jewish

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

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Yeshiva University Drops Convicted Sex Offender

Akiva Roth had previously taught at JTS

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Convicted Sex Offender Taught For Years at JTS

Akiva Roth made headlines as recent hire at Yeshiva University

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Why Rabbi Ovadia Yosef Mattered

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

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Rabbi Ovadia Yosef Dies at Age 93

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

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Why Hobby Lobby Isn’t Anti-Semitic

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

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How to Stop Iran: The Jellyfish Option

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

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Four Ways the U.N. Has Messed Over Israel

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

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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

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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.

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The Yeshiva, Chaim Grade (1968)

A work of genius by one who was passed over

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Bibi Netanyahu’s Rosh Hashanah Gag Greeting

Because even prime ministers are addicted to Candy Crush

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Talking to Palestinians Who Won’t Talk Back

A rejoinder to Peter Beinart

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Mearsheimer Says Hitler Never Used Chemical Weapons

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

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Israelis Getting Gas Masks After Syria Attack

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

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Tablet Columnist Hijacks Russia Today to Protest Anti-Gay Laws

Watch Jamie Kirchick take on anti-gay bigotry on Russia’s own network

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The Ultimate Cory Booker Jewish Supercut

Video evidence that Newark’s mayor knows more Torah than you

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Top Jewish Power Broker Fired Amid Scandal

William Rapfogel let go as CEO of Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty

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New Jersey Senate Candidate Cory Booker Knows His Torah. So What?

How the Newark mayor’s adopted Jewish identity—shaped by his Orthodox mentors—reflects his unique brand of politics

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Did Chief Rabbi Know He Used a Racial Slur?

A historian argues David Lau’s sin may be ignorance rather than prejudice

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