In Lahore a Facebook group dedicated to atheists and agnostics serves a silent minority in the world’s other religious nation-state
But now the country’s Jewish community is divided between those lining up with Moscow and those joining the revolution in Kiev
Residents in gentrifying areas will get units in luxury buildings. Activists say that won’t stop the cost of living from pushing them out.
Peter and Martine Halban run England’s most cosmopolitan and finely curated Jewish and Middle Eastern-themed literary press
Somehow, the mangling of the Broadway actress’s name may be the best thing to happen to her underappreciated career
Tablet Original Fiction: An IDF soldier takes a strange dare, and brings the battlefield home
We publish a comic holiday newsletter for our friends. Recently it started to feel like work, until I learned the meaning of ‘mitzvah.’
After reading my book out loud, I finally accepted the truth: I’m just not an oral tradition kind of guy
I pray with angry, damaged, and difficult men. I stay because they’re like my brothers. And because sometimes they change.
I’d given up on finding a Jewish woman to marry—until the woman I fell in love with decided to convert
In a cemetery thousands of miles away, an unexpected host helped me reconnect with my lost friend
In the Peace Corps, I hid my Jewish identity. But that didn’t prevent me from experiencing anti-Semitism.
In my grandfather’s village, I found the man he’d been before memories of the Holocaust destroyed him
I’d left Orthodoxy. But as I waited for HIV test results, I looked to God and the Talmud for comfort.
I almost gave away my father’s legendary book collection—until I realized it held a priceless inheritance
An architect built me a house in Warsaw—coincidentally right where my mother risked her life to save her family
Israeli and Palestinian breast-cancer survivors build camaraderie as we face a common enemy
Long before I discovered Bloody Marys and martinis, I loved Manischewitz Concord grape wine
Theodore Ross grew up pretending he wasn’t Jewish. His book Am I a Jew? traces his re-engagement with Judaism.
I learned to embrace the prayers we recited at Al-Anon meetings, until I started to feel left out as a Jew
Other Orthodox women cover their hair with beautiful sheitels. Why does mine make me look like Marge Simpson?
At Sunday school, I learned about the Israelites and end-times. Then bar mitzvah season began.
Cancer, and a year of chemotherapy, gave me a new perspective on Jewish holidays—starting with Tisha B’Av
Gives press conference in front of Navy-intercepted rockets bound for Gaza
Calls for Robert Levinson’s return to U.S. seven years after his disappearance
Life imitates art with announcement timed to the film’s French release
The Purim parody videos have arrived
Tens of thousands flood lower Manhattan to challenge proposed legislation
Jewish heritage archivist and his wife found dead in their Prague apartment
Washington Heights barber advertises $12 haircuts for Jewish customers
Historians explain the man of the moment in Ukraine
As the 91-year-old Yiddish theater star embarks on a Purim cabaret show, we revisit his appearance on Vox Tablet
Edmund Levin plumbs trial transcripts to examine how one of Russia’s biggest court cases fed on the myth of Jewish malice
Evolving Jewish culture—and doctors’ orders—dealt a blow to South Florida’s delicatessens. But they’re making a comeback.