In 2011, Tel Aviv’s Daphni Leef helped ignite the J14 movement for social change. She looks back at what went wrong.
Members of the Kurdish religious sect are under siege in Iraq. Who are they? What do they believe? And what is to be done?
While Hamas fires rockets, and ISIS beheads unbelievers, the Kurds build the second non-Arab state in the Middle East
Is Jewish rebellion really a form of submission? Two new novels and one political critic examine apostasy.
To Peter Himmelman, fame was no match for observance, and the music just got better
Historian Alon Confino traces a source of today’s global anti-Semitism to the ethical revolution triggered by Kristallnacht
They focus on fairness, community, and social justice—rather than profit. And some of the food is pretty good, too.
In his Jaffa café, London native Danny Phillips hopes that savory, sweet, and vegan pastries can bring Arabs and Jews together
There were a lot of little reasons I was unhappy. But ultimately, I realized I didn’t need to belong to a temple to feel Jewish.
Plus Kristallnacht in Brooklyn, Foreskin Man’s female friend, and more
Plus Kreayshawn, Arrington, and other Jews you may know of
This is what you get when you replace Scott Feldman in the World Series
Rooting for the Texas Rangers in the World Series
Doubling-down on the Brewers, regrouping in the American League
Plus some reading for when you’re not eating
Who will be Tablet’s team(s)?
And where the High Holiday and playoff schedules clash
Pitcher gave up the Shot Heard ‘Round the World
For a few glorious years, Al Rosen was the next Hank Greenberg. But his career ended prematurely, thanks to physical injuries, mental slumps—and Hank Greenberg.
Plus, Obama borrows from Hillel, Mizrahi Manischewitz, and more
Plus, Braun’s brawn, Kafka, and more
And the all-time all-Jewish starting lineup
Will eligible MLBers sign up? Plus the Dodgers sponsor Maccabiah ball
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
From the Archive: With a women’s-only gig at Arlene’s Grocery in New York this week, Bulletproof Stockings hits the bigger time