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.

Top Jewish Power Broker Fired Amid Scandal

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

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

Did Chief Rabbi Know He Used a Racial Slur?

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

Video: Benjamin Netanyahu in One Sentence

The Israeli Prime Minister delivers a rare smackdown in the Knesset

Israel’s Prime Ministers: Not Kosher?

Benjamin Netanyahu is under fire for eating trayf. So did Yitzhak Rabin.

Israel Elects New Chief Rabbis

Rabbi David Lau and Rabbi Yitzhak Yosef chosen for ten-year terms

Haredi MK Handcuffs Himself to Knesset Podium

To protest ultra-Orthodox draft law, Meir Porush chains himself to the stand

Israel Teams Up With Terminator to Fight Terror

Arnold Schwarzenegger reportedly lobbied Austria to blacklist Hezbollah

When Clarence Darrow Phoned a Talmudist

To defend John Scopes for teaching evolution, he called JTS’s Louis Ginzberg

The EU’s Not-Quite Settlement Boycott

Much of what you’ve read about this is wrong. Here’s why.

Other People’s Sin’at Chinam

How so many political commentators miss the point of Tisha B’Av

Ron Dermer is Israel’s Next Ambassador

Netanyahu’s hard-hitting American-born adviser gets the nod

Michael Oren to Step Down as Ambassador

What will he do next?

UK Chief Rabbi’s Star-Studded Send-Off

Watch Tony Blair, David Cameron & Gordon Brown toast Jonathan Sacks

Modern Orthodox Rabbis Back David Stav

Rabbinical Council of America supports reformer of Israeli Chief Rabbinate

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