In tense Knesset debate, Yesh Atid head critiques Haredi society and defends using Facebook on Shabbat
The physicist died before he could give an Independence Day talk in 1955
At least two dead, 49 injured
Prominent rabbi who used pseudonym takes leave of absence from the Beth Din of America
Top rabbi apologizes for using pseudonym to boost his work and join a rival rabbinic organization
Should rabbis and other clerics engage in politics? Only, it seems, if they support liberal policies.
The rise of Orthodox Jews at AIPAC is an indicator of the community’s growing political involvement and influence
Israeli-made bloodless circumcision device aims to eradicate AIDS
Play along at home with Tablet’s reporters in Washington.
Each Purim, star academics like Milton Friedman and Alan Dershowitz debate: latkes or hamantaschen?
BDS opposes a two-state solution, but you wouldn’t know it from the media
Jack Lew, Obama’s pick for Treasury secretary, is the highest-ranking Orthodox Jew in U.S. government history
Can an unlikely alliance of renegade rabbis and right-wing politicians strip the ultra-Orthodox of their power?
From Golda Meir’s chicken soup to Jack Lew’s potato kugel
Josh Hantman talks Operation Pillar of Defense and the life of a spokesman
The name of the IDF operation references a famous midrash
A look at the pressing issues of the annual gathering of Lubavitch rabbis
As the presidential election nears, rabbis debate whether partisanship is part of their job description
Sharon Kleinbaum of Congregation Beit Simchat Torah is ‘delighted.’
Falsely accuses rabbi of leaving Jerusalem out of benediction
Spectacle is evidence of incompetence, not anti-Israel conspiracy.
Stresses “golden and capital city” after it was temporarily cut from platform
Party platform amended to include Jerusalem—and delegates boo loudly
Will the two Jewish Hollywood stars outshine RNC highlight Clint Eastwood?
Video of speech endorsing Obama is broken–and no one noticed
Taxi ads slamming the ‘liberal media’ frustrate liberal drivers in Charlotte
David Wolpe insists that delivering a benediction at the Democratic Convention is not a political endorsement
Forget Clint Eastwood’s surreal speech.
For some Jewish conservatives, the RNC is a chance to be vocal about politics they usually keep quiet