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
Music made her do it
In his new novel, A.B. Yehoshua asks if Jewishness is something one can shed
Josh Kun finds forgotten treasures in old, discarded LPs
Having failed to assimilate, Ludwig Lewisohn went on to write the great American Jewish novel
Paul Shapiro’s music is a buffet of treats
The sharply funny, darkly political comics of Sergio Langer
A fiction writer opens up his book to readers
Why is Steve Daitch’s music embarrassing to enjoy?
As the Spertus Museum courts controversy, is it trying too hard—or not hard enough?
The jam-packed films of Arnaud Desplechin
Cliche-free jazz, punk, and hip-hop
In a girl-centric graphic novel, growing up is hard to do
How a black president was imagined as a Jewish one, more or less
Celebrating Jerusalem hip-hop with Coolooloosh
Can literature help bring peace to the Middle East?
Israelis debate end goals of the campaign
Norman Finkelstein, Benjamin Kunkel, Corey Robin among those arrested
‘Schindler’s List’ is a story of redemption—for both the film’s protagonist and its director
And why reporters won’t talk about it
Synagogue and Jewish cars defaced with ‘Hamas’ graffiti
We decided to start sleep training my son, and then the war broke out
Hopes for a ceasefire quashed by renewed hostilities
Chabad crashes Comic-Con
New York, NYRB and Andrew Sullivan promulgate problematic claim
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