From smashing Google Glasses to rejecting peace talks, failing to understand natural rights is leading to some very dark places
Members of the Mimouna Club have made it their mission to learn about Jews and Jewish life as a way of learning about themselves
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
At the intersection of artifice and experience comes a beguiling fantasia on Jewish themes, ‘I Pity the Poor Immigrant’
Before writing a novel about the gangster’s immigrant yearnings, I went digging in the dark corners where he lived
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
My father used to share his harrowing childhood memories every year at the Seder. Now I make sure his memories will survive.
A universe of blogs has sprung up where issues of Jewish law and rabbinic authority are discussed in unprecedented ways
Hope that love could bend the rules of kosher observance only went so far
David Sax celebrates the wonders of rolled beef, tongue, and other deli treats
The stomach churning persistence of the Jewish day school experience
Or, when life hands you lemons, make lemon soufflé a la mode
How Jews both segregated and integrated Levittown
Israeli food makes a splash in Dubai
Was Moses the Bernie Madoff of his time?
A has-been rocker’s addiction prompts a revelation
Flipping through the world of ultra-Orthodox women’s magazines
A new restaurant prompts a writer to rethink his Jewishness
Some advice on leadership from the original man in charge
Ernest Shackleton, Moses and the brilliance of failing
Can religious women have their cake, and eat it too?
A toast to Cel-Ray, the one and only celery soda
What a 1942 essay contest revealed about immigrants’ lives, in the Old World and the New
Leaflets telling Jews to register with authorities not actually from ‘authorities’
‘Hate speech’ charges stemmed from 2012 Rolling Stone interview
Her pitch perfect Aaron Sorkin parody is the smart, gutsy humor we need
Victims’ families speak at moving memorial service in Overland Park, Kansas
Matzos Coffee, the sweet, sugary European treat that’s as simple as it sounds
Embracing a simple, rewarding practice devoted to Jewish moral conduct
Celebrate National Poetry Month with Tablet’s stories about poets and poems
Yusuf Islam gets inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
A poem by Andrea Cohen for Passover and National Poetry Month
Liel Leibovitz, who has a new book out on the rock ’n’ roll poet, looks at how Cohen’s songs evolved from bleak to transcendent
Correspondence templates taught Jews both literacy and how to be modern. A new anthology shows their entertainment value.