A documentary about the late singer, which features never-before-seen footage, opened over the holiday weekend

A number of companies are working to produce authentic Parmigiano-Reggiano that meets kashrut standards

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Has the Obama Administration Become Iran’s Lawyer?

A dispatch from Vienna, where the White House continues to cover for the Iranians who refuse to come clean

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Outsourcing Our Jewish Obligations

Hiring others to live the Jewish lives we can’t be bothered to lead ourselves

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Happy Fourth of July, America

Enjoy Tablet’s star-worthy coverage of Independence Day

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Patents … There’s a Great Future in Patents.

The Patent Office is a repository of Jewish innovation, from the baseball cap-cum-yarmulke to the KosherSwitch

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How To Make Fessenjan, a Sweet and Savory Persian Stew

Video: Pomegranates, turmeric, and ground walnuts evoke the flavors of the old Silk Road

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The Talmud as Fossil Record of Ancient, Everyday Jewish Life and Idioms

In this week’s ‘Daf Yomi’ study, why vows are hardly sacred, and why circumcision is the most glorious of rituals

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Woo! Woo! Statue of Liberty in Sheepshead Bay!

A Jewish refugee from Uzbekistan had an American Dream

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Will Israel Save America?

Without a sense of exceptionalism, a country of chosen people cannot prosper

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Snap-Back: A Journey Through Iranian Sanctions Evasion in Georgia

The fantasy is that sanctions halt economies. The reality is that enforcement requires tedious bookkeeping, painstaking forensic work, and the ability to stay a step ahead of experienced middlemen.

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A Day in the Life of Lipa Schmeltzer, Ex-Ultra-Orthodox Celebrity

From the confines of Skverer Hasidism to Columbia University and fashion eyewear shops, the singer and Internet sensation isn’t slowing down soon

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Another Tale of Love and Darkness

In Jessamyn Hope’s evocative debut novel, ‘Safekeeping,’ people are as beautiful and as vexed as the history with which they struggle

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Dry

Tablet Original Fiction: ‘Ruth had always assumed she’d die a one-man virgin.’