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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Video: Yair Lapid Spars with Ultra-Orthodox

In tense Knesset debate, Yesh Atid head critiques Haredi society and defends using Facebook on Shabbat

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Video: Ruth Calderon Calls Out Bigotry

Condemns anti-Arab racism and homophobia at controversial religious Zionist conference

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Einstein’s Last Speech

The physicist died before he could give an Independence Day talk in 1955

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Multiple Explosions at the Boston Marathon

At least two dead, 49 injured

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Rabbinical Court Drops Michael Broyde

Prominent rabbi who used pseudonym takes leave of absence from the Beth Din of America

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Michael Broyde: One Rabbi, Many Opinions

Top rabbi apologizes for using pseudonym to boost his work and join a rival rabbinic organization

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America’s Anti-Gun Theocrats

Should rabbis and other clerics engage in politics? Only, it seems, if they support liberal policies.

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The Orthodox Go to Washington

The rise of Orthodox Jews at AIPAC is an indicator of the community’s growing political involvement and influence

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The Pro-Israel, Pro-Circumcision Lobby

Israeli-made bloodless circumcision device aims to eradicate AIDS

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AIPAC Bingo!

Play along at home with Tablet’s reporters in Washington.

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Judaism’s Epic Food Fight

Each Purim, star academics like Milton Friedman and Alan Dershowitz debate: latkes or hamantaschen?

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NY Times, MSNBC Whitewash BDS

BDS opposes a two-state solution, but you wouldn’t know it from the media

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Treasury’s First Orthodox Chief

Jack Lew, Obama’s pick for Treasury secretary, is the highest-ranking Orthodox Jew in U.S. government history

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Religious Revolution in Israel

Can an unlikely alliance of renegade rabbis and right-wing politicians strip the ultra-Orthodox of their power?

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Jewish Politicians in the Kitchen

From Golda Meir’s chicken soup to Jack Lew’s potato kugel

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Talking With Ehud Barak’s English Spokesman

Josh Hantman talks Operation Pillar of Defense and the life of a spokesman

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Here’s What ‘Pillar of Defense’ Actually Means

The name of the IDF operation references a famous midrash

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Dispatch From Chabad’s Kinus Hashluchim

A look at the pressing issues of the annual gathering of Lubavitch rabbis

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Politics on the Pulpit

As the presidential election nears, rabbis debate whether partisanship is part of their job description

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Influential Rabbi Talks Gay Rights at DNC

Sharon Kleinbaum of Congregation Beit Simchat Torah is ‘delighted.’

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Breitbart Columnist Censors Wolpe’s DNC Prayer

Falsely accuses rabbi of leaving Jerusalem out of benediction

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What the Platform Fiasco Says About the Dems

Spectacle is evidence of incompetence, not anti-Israel conspiracy.

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Rabbi Takes Stand for Jerusalem in DNC Prayer

Stresses “golden and capital city” after it was temporarily cut from platform

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Watch: DNC Delegates Face Off Over Israel

Party platform amended to include Jerusalem—and delegates boo loudly

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Natalie Portman and Scarlett Johansson at DNC

Will the two Jewish Hollywood stars outshine RNC highlight Clint Eastwood?

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The DNC Doesn’t Care About Jimmy Carter

Video of speech endorsing Obama is broken–and no one noticed

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Cabbies Forced to Talk Politics During DNC

Taxi ads slamming the ‘liberal media’ frustrate liberal drivers in Charlotte

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Not Another ‘Rabbi for Obama’

David Wolpe insists that delivering a benediction at the Democratic Convention is not a political endorsement

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Mormons Steal the Show at RNC’s Final Night

Forget Clint Eastwood’s surreal speech.

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Republican Jews Speak Out

For some Jewish conservatives, the RNC is a chance to be vocal about politics they usually keep quiet