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
With Central American children at our borders, the United States, and the West, cannot just criticize Israel
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?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
‘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
Iconic Jewish-owned food store sells trayf, gets it wrong
Plus a Jewish baseball milestone, Larry King’s bagelry, and more
In this week’s “Tell Me,” Tablet Magazine’s illustrated question-and-answer column, we spend Passover with the royal family—and engage in a little Dumpster diving
Plus gross bagel snacks, homo Seinfeld-economicus, and more
In The Encyclopedia of Jewish Food, Gil Marks argues that food is about much more than just eating
Taking a stand on the Armenian genocide, and more
An American Jew brings bagels back to Vilnius
A New Yorker flees to New Orleans and finds himself surrounded by Jews
We head to Mile End
Plus A’jad in Damascus, Madoff by any other name, and more
The $177 bagel sandwich (and soda)
How to make the first meal of the day the most interesting
The New York-Montreal deathmatch
A perceived threat, a real threat, and bagels
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