A new genre of journalism brings up the good, the bad, and the ugly of liberal soul-searching
Don’t call yourselves progressives if you put up with religiously zealous, violent maniacs like Hamas
AIPAC, the so-called Jewish Lobby, has no influence in the White House and is scared to speak out
Art-world pervert flaunts mirrored balloons, oodles of cash at the Whitney
What happened when Kenneth Fearing’s Communist sympathies came up against his ideas about art?
Now that you know the novelist’s incestuous secrets, is his newly reissued ‘Mercy of a Rude Stream’ quartet worth reading or not?
Brian Schwadron studied with indigenous healers around the world. Now he’s using what he learned to create wedding banquets.
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.
Hannah Rosenthal, the State Department’s new anti-Semitism envoy, discusses her plans, Israel, and Abe Foxman
An Israeli website focuses on the the lighter side of news
What the use of Yiddish phrases can tell us about contemporary American Jewry
A New York exhibition celebrates three generations of Morgenthaus
While emissaries from around the world met in Brooklyn over the weekend, their sons had a gathering of their own
Boxer Yuri Foreman is about to fight for the middleweight title. He’s also studying to be a rabbi.
A Cold War anniversary reminds us not to take history for granted
On Election Day, New Jersey’s Syrian Jews let bygones be bygones
Remembering Marek Edelman, a leader of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising
A look at pollster Jim Gerstein, J Street’s man behind the scenes
The boxers and strongmen who turned the image of the Jewish nebbish on its head
How two of Israel’s leading diplomats emerged from a 1970s Jewish commune at Columbia University
Historian Shlomo Sand argues that ‘Jewish peoplehood’ is a myth
After long decline, Ladino in Turkey enjoys a modest revival
Seeing the Iranian nuclear threat through the lens of Osirak
Rediscovering the relevance of a Streisand classic
The author of Tablet’s ‘France’s Toxic Hate’ series discusses his background
Netanyahu vows to press on until tunnel threat eliminated
On August 2, 1944, Nazis liquidated the concentration camp’s Gypsy section
Three reasons it has difficulty facing up to anti-Jewish hate
Celebrated author and Yiddish scion passes away at 103
NPR anchor passes away at 68
Getting to the bottom of what the war in Gaza is about
‘Snapshot’ highlights traces of the city’s past using Polaroid-style frames
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