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
The R.A. Dickey trade; or why the New York Mets, like American Jews, are at risk of losing their soul
Miller was responsible for the creation of free agency
The former poet laureate on the former Triple Crown winner
Well, the game was in Florida but…you know.
Why one yeshiva principal collects baseballs signed by Talmud scholars instead of professional athletes
Forget the Olympics and going for the gold. Books about baseball show kids why it’s OK—even good—not to win.
Playing the game with men in the afternoon of life, trying to keep it from turning into evening
While the newly hot Kevin Youkilis is missing in action
Plus another Jew targeted in southern France, and more
Shawn Green will play; Tablet talks to manager Brad Ausmus
18 total bases fall one short of Shawn Green’s record
Detroit Tigers outfielder Delmon Young’s recent anti-Semitic tirade was a throwback to an era when bigotry was the norm in Major League Baseball
Texas Ranger priciest second baseman in history
Don’t knock Jewish ballplayers—they’re better than you think
Isn’t it time for them to make aliyah?
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