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.
Jews in Kiev say the protests were about democracy; others in Odessa believe the Maidan was full of Nazis. Now what?
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
The new TV show, starring two young Jewish women, may be as culturally significant as Lenny Bruce or Joey Ramone
I pray with angry, damaged, and difficult men. I stay because they’re like my brothers. And because sometimes they change.
Video: Of course you love your grandmother’s matzo-ball soup. But try this recipe if you prefer something with a bit of a kick.
The Talmud describes rabbis who were not just judges and legal analysts, but magicians as well
Israel is angry, Britain apologetic after attempted Livni arrest
Palin, Avigdor Lieberman, other ‘friends’ listed as honorary hosts
And Israel claims a moral victory, of sorts
But Barak doesn’t like it, plus peace-talk status reports, military exercises, and more in the news
Portrayal in soap opera set during Gaza War comes as bilateral relationship struggles
Plus Iranian uranium and two Gaza operations
A violent clash, a deportation, and more from the news
Organ harvesting, Lady Gaga, and an Orthodox woman cop
Why Benjamin Netanyahu is having a more successful term than anyone expected
Issues broadsides on Israel, Hamas
Lieberman says yes; Chávez calls him a ‘mafia boss’
Would be great news for Bibi
Hate, corruption, and history
Turkey wants in, Lieberman picks a fight, and more
“Vagina” in Yiddish and a guide to Tisha B’Av
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.