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.

Israelis Getting Gas Masks After Syria Attack

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

Tablet Columnist Hijacks Russia Today to Protest Anti-Gay Laws

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

The Ultimate Cory Booker Jewish Supercut

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

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

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