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 portable sukkah for the weekday wanderer
Representations of women in Romania’s Jewish cemeteries
The Israel Museum unveils a restored mahzor from 1331
An exhibition at New York’s Jewish Museum redefines the ritual object
How is it that one of the greatest collections of Hebraica ever assembled can’t find a home?
Louis Kahn and the architecture of quiet reverence
The unbuilt synagogues of the Great Depression
The twisting, shimmering, and unpredictable universe of Ron Arad
For Lisa Anne Auerbach, the yarn is the message
A leading collector, as remembered by his daughter
An exhibition examines Washington’s Jewish life during the Civil War
Remembering Harvey Kurtzman, the genius behind MAD Magazine
In fashioning his sculptures, Jacques Lipchitz drew inspiration from his sketches—and his past
Two new exhibits explore the fragmentary nature of history
Tablet’s designers built a modern look that’s grounded in history
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