In the final part of Tablet’s series on French anti-Semitism, echoes and paradoxes of a gruesome murder
Steven Salaita’s case isn’t about free speech. It’s about common sense, and the rightful consequences of bigotry and violence.
Why ‘Islamophobia’ in Europe cannot be equated with anti-Semitism, either in nature or degree
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
‘Let the Celebrations Begin,’ an acclaimed and controversial Australian children’s book, raises questions about Holocaust education
Jewish grandma Isadora Alman pioneered the American sex-advice column, then found her work obsolete.
Talmudic rabbis debate professional eulogizers, trying to strike a balance between the holy and the mundane
From the archives: Trying to recall the exact moment my father told me he was dying
How the debate over breastfeeding is driving us crazy
With a nuclear threat from Iran hovering, a Tel Aviv family dispenses with housekeeping
In elementary school, it’s girls gone vile
Mud-bathing with mom, in the latest chapter of an illustrated memoir
How to decorate a sukkah with no budget and no talent
The third and final installment of a conversion story
On Yom Kippur, kids will be kids
Like generations of Jewish service members, my husband, a Navy pilot, will spend the High Holidays overseas
There’s no sure way to raise kids who apologize and accept apologies
Leave the guilt, take the cannoli
On not losing a father, when gaining ‘the one’
A son goes off to college, and a mother is left behind
Why parents should resist the allure of special classes for their gifted kids
An Israeli nightmare about rootlessness leads to financial ruin
There were more than 40 events this year celebrating Jewish culture
Two-night television series premieres Labor Day on the History channel
Hillel the Elder’s 2,000-year-old rabbinic quote is basically the new YOLO
How Maimonides explains the Hello Kitty controversy
Israeli police rule out criminality in death of 23-year-old last seen hiking
San Diego Chargers commentator will sit next game out after ‘cheap’ joke
Leading Reform rabbi cites newspaper’s one-sided coverage of Gaza war
If Jews make Israeli policy, do Wasps run England?
Update: 81-year-old comedian in medically-induced coma, ‘resting comfortably’
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
Forging ancient artifacts, procuring army sick passes, and pretending to be normal after a traumatic brain injury
After making a splash back home, the creators of the Hebrew-language program are launching an English version on Vox Tablet