In the final part of Tablet’s series on French anti-Semitism, echoes and paradoxes of a gruesome murder
Steven Salaita’s case isn’t about free speech. It’s about common sense, and the rightful consequences of bigotry and violence.
Why ‘Islamophobia’ in Europe cannot be equated with anti-Semitism, either in nature or degree
A live-action role-playing game set up a scenario with ‘inmates’ and a ‘furnace.’ What could go wrong?
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
‘Let the Celebrations Begin,’ an acclaimed and controversial Australian children’s book, raises questions about Holocaust education
Jewish grandma Isadora Alman pioneered the American sex-advice column, then found her work obsolete.
Talmudic rabbis debate professional eulogizers, trying to strike a balance between the holy and the mundane
Bow down before the king, and more
Your Sunday reading, Monday
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Merkin delves into a psychologist’s past, and more in the news
Going to Goa, considering kiruv, and more
Tablet columnist follows in the foosteps of illustrious Proust scholar
Pro-Jewish populism, the Biblical American canon, and more
Old-man sex, juvenile Seders, and more
The AIPAC leaks case, the actual Pulitzer, and more
A very Gettysburg Passover, Egypt to Israel in ‘56, and more
Questions, answers, entrances, and exoduses—our complete Passover coverage
Ecumenical political philosophy, ecumenical Zionism, and more
Benny Morris, Alan Dershowitz, and more
Waving ‘The White Ribbon,’ of God and video games, and more
More ‘The Frozen Rabbi,’ the long end of Baghdad Jewry, and more
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
Forging ancient artifacts, procuring army sick passes, and pretending to be normal after a traumatic brain injury
After making a splash back home, the creators of the Hebrew-language program are launching an English version on Vox Tablet