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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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

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Talking to W’s Chief of Staff

At the GOP convention, Josh Bolten reminisces about introducing President Bush to shmurah matzo

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Mike Huckabee Makes Amends on Mormonism

The evangelical, who previously trafficked in anti-Mormon tropes, validated Romney’s religion in his RNC speech

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Opening Night at the RNC

After too many warm-up acts, Ann Romney and Chris Christie take the stage

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The GOP’s Mormon Darling

Utah congressional candidate Mia Love to give a key speech today at the RNC

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Hunting for Kosher Food Among the Elephants

Will I subsist on Chex Mix at this year’s Republican National Convention?

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GOP Convention’s Rabbi-in-Chief

Meir Soloveichik, scion of a famous Orthodox dynasty, will give the Republicans’ invocation

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Leading Pediatric Group Endorses Circumcision

American Academy of Pediatrics approves the procedure in new statement

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Don’t Know Much ’bout Orthodoxy

Reports about a religious woman running for office reveal a media blind spot: Orthodox women

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