Shmuley Boteach—rabbi, sexpert, Michael Jackson pal—has led many lives. But none of them can obliterate his past.
Guess how many skyscrapers the terror organization could’ve built instead of tunnels
A visit to Roubaix, home of alleged Jewish Museum killer Mehdi Nemmouche. Second of a five-part series on anti-Semitism in France.
As a new bride-to-be, I can’t look away from tonight’s episode of the reality TV series starring Andi Dorfman
Tablet Original Fiction: a scientist chases a meteorite, and finds a message from God
The late Rabbi Yoel Teitelbaum and his disciples’ interpretation of his decisions and actions during the Holocaust
Seven decades ago, the Jews of Rhodes were sent to Auschwitz. Now some descendants are preserving a culture nearly lost.
Talmudic rabbis, like us, can only study the course of history for the elusive signs of God’s intentions
As Hershey’s pushes its new chocolate spread, longstanding Israeli brand Hashachar Ha’Oleh may finally boost its U.S. sales
The surprising alliance at the heart of John Oliver Killens
A memoirist recalls what came after the thriving Baghdad of his youth
Yasmin Levy brings fire to traditional Ladino music
Where have all Bernard Malamud’s readers gone?
Elisa Albert talks about her first novel—a coming-of-death tragicomedy
How William Steig’s inner turmoil changed him
A documentary dares to examine fundamentalist Christians in a nuanced light
Philippe Grimbert pretended he had an older sibling. The macabre reality was not far off.
Gregorian chant meets Judeo-Iraqi songs of prayer in Miami
Moving from translation into fiction, Evan Fallenberg conjures an unlikely romance
What does “Diasporist” art look like? R.B. Kitaj tried to show us.
Selim Nassib’s latest novel riffs on rumors of Golda Meir’s affair with a Palestinian banker
In Arnon Grunberg’s fiction, there are no unmentionables
What a boy with Down syndrome tells us about belief
Manuel Valls shows political courage, becomes a hero to Jews worldwide
Israeli Arab writer Sayed Kashua is moving to Chicago with his family
Spielberg’s 1977 sci-fi epic is loaded with portents, but what do they mean?
The answer isn’t in the skewed number of casualties or mismatched weaponry
Civil disobedience act targeted the Friends of the IDF office in Times Square
Trolls come out strong for the Jews
As protestors’ rhetoric heats up across Europe, many Jews feel safer in Israel
Flights halted for 24 hours after Hamas rocket lands near Ben Gurion airport
Oron Shaul was in the armored personnel carrier hit by Hamas rocket Sunday
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
Known for right-wing politics, Vladimir Jabotinsky left an equally critical literary legacy. Hillel Halkin looks at it all.