Innocent people shouldn’t fear walking down the street, whatever their faith—and everyone must push back against the madness
The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
The country and the world came to a standstill then. Can his death inspire a similar momentum for change?
Abel Meeropol’s ‘Strange Fruit’ gets remixed into Yeezus in a manner worthy of its creator, for song of the year
The Tattler: So what if Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer revive the Von Trapps? Is that so wrong?
On the 26th anniversary of Freedom Sunday, a photographer uses objects to look at the immigrant experience
The activist behind those anti-Christmas billboards says Judaism is incompatible with the views of nonbelievers—like himself
Enough already with blasting shopping as soulless: Jewish tradition is nothing if not a defense of commerce
Even though it’s just a few blocks from our home, the Lower East Side Tenement Museum gave my girls a chance to time-travel
My beloved Beitar Jerusalem has some racist fans. Instead of abandoning the team, we should take it back.
Yanni Hufnagel, the Crimson’s assistant coach, is one of the most promising recruiters in the sport
Sandy Pyonin helped stars like Kyrie Irving and Al Harrington go pro. Why doesn’t he have a Wikipedia page?
Author Simon Kuper uses soccer to show how, as Dutch Jews were killed, life went on for everyone else
A new book argues that the roster of Jewish jocks includes matadors, weightlifters, and competitive eaters
In 1987, Brian Kelly was Jedd Fisch’s camp counselor. Now they’re both big-shot college football coaches.
Former phenom Tamir Goodman now coaches kids who idolize his NBA pal, Omri Casspi. What happened?
Why one yeshiva principal collects baseballs signed by Talmud scholars instead of professional athletes
Teaching Israelis and Palestinians to ride longboards, I saw the power of the sport to bring kids together
Leaving London’s games without a single medal, Israel needs to get serious about its commitment to sports
After losing his eyesight serving in the Israeli Army, Zohar Sharon won the world championship for blind golf
Why American-born athletes Donald Sanford and Jillian Schwartz are competing for Israel’s team in London
How oversensitivity toward Germany’s Nazi past contributed to the murder of 11 Israeli athletes in 1972
The Dallas Cowboys Quarterback has been hooping in a JCC league all summer—and he isn’t holding back.
To better promote our interests, Jews should take a page from the International Olympic Committee
‘Abraham Joshua Heschel, The Call to Transcendence,’ by Shai Held
With raunchy Auschwitz shot, naturally
You can finally blame today’s awful music on your children
Plus Red Sea-Dead Sea pipeline finally happening, and more in the news
Will European health officials take note?
Citing cost, Israeli premier ignites a firestorm among detractors
Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Shlomo Hagler sued by board members
With a little help from Tablet’s readers
New music from Britney Spears, One Direction, and more
Does sexually graphic material help Jewish continuity? ‘Unclean Lips’ argues for the unseemliness of Bruce, Roth, and their ilk.
The composer of the beloved Hanukkah song ‘Ocho Kandelikas’ shares stories and melodies from her past