AIPAC, the so-called Jewish Lobby, has no influence in the White House and is scared to speak out
A new book shows how Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky was the ancestor of the Jews who now serve in the hate-Israel movement
How did Mohamed Merah happen? In the third of a five-part series on anti-Semitism in France, the roots of the Toulouse gunman.
Now that you know the novelist’s incestuous secrets, is his newly reissued ‘Mercy of a Rude Stream’ quartet worth reading or not?
With the No. 1 album in America, the parodist proves yet again the full depth of his genius
Tablet Original Fiction: Angela loves Paul loves Claire loves Adam loves Angela
Roman Jews have had a long love affair with tomatoes. This recipe for oven-browned ‘pomodori a mezzo’ will show you why.
For two weeks at Camp Simcha every summer, campers aren’t kids with cancer or kids with cerebral palsy. They’re just kids.
Antic embellishments, like Esther being good in bed, help Talmudic rabbis to more fully explicate the text’s divine meaning
A new book probes Augustine’s vexing ‘defense’ of Judaism
Jane Goldberg shares an insider’s perspective on a dance tradition
Saying “Never again” to Holocaust movies
What it all means for us
Watching Daniel Craig, “everyone’s favorite non-Jewish Jew”
Nazis in the workplace, what Kafka’s writings presaged
Music that borrows from different eras, people, and places
How the writer’s work directly inspired his art
Notes from an “as-told-to” autobiography of a music legend
Frederick Busch feared his novel Invisible Mending would upset readers. He didn’t anticipate his own discomfort.
How the writer found his way to an office
A weeklong inquiry into how workaday fact inspired masterwork fiction
Edward Kritzler’s uneven history of Jewish pirates
Composer Yotam Haber finds inspiration in a dusty Roman archive
A Jerusalem gallery aims to lead by example
NPR anchor passes away at 68
Getting to the bottom of what the war in Gaza is about
‘Snapshot’ highlights traces of the city’s past using Polaroid-style frames
Day 23 of Operation Protective Edge
And a challenge for our readers
Says she’s also Menachem Begin’s third cousin
A teacher’s story
The famed and controversial atheist weighs in on Gaza
Israelis debate end goals of the campaign
Irving Finkel, an expert on ancient Mesopotamia, decodes a Babylonian tablet and traces its path to the Book of Genesis
How one shy, whistle-blowing intern in an Amsterdam archive uncovered a travesty that insulted a decimated community
Two economists argue that literacy, not laws forbidding land ownership, created a small, widely dispersed and highly skilled minority