Shmuley Boteach—rabbi, sexpert, Michael Jackson pal—has led many lives. But none of them can obliterate his past.
Guess how many skyscrapers the terror organization could’ve built instead of tunnels
A visit to Roubaix, home of alleged Jewish Museum killer Mehdi Nemmouche. Second of a five-part series on anti-Semitism in France.
Richard Linklater’s Boyhood is the best film of 2014, and one of the least Jewish movies ever made
As a new bride-to-be, I can’t look away from tonight’s episode of the reality TV series starring Andi Dorfman
Tablet Original Fiction: a scientist chases a meteorite, and finds a message from God
It wasn’t as big as Batman, but ‘Mendy and the Golem’ gave Jewish kids a taste of pop culture—with a rabbinical seal of approval
Seven decades ago, the Jews of Rhodes were sent to Auschwitz. Now some descendants are preserving a culture nearly lost.
Talmudic rabbis, like us, can only study the course of history for the elusive signs of God’s intentions
The UNC-Duke rivalry goes way back
Plus those crazy L.A. ‘Persians,’ and more
And Scheyer could play for another Evil Empire
Will Jewish ex-Dukie play ball in Israel?
A first-person testimony of the Jewish basketball genius
An oxymoronic liberal Zionism, dogs!, and more
Coach Red Holzman led the Knicks to their only championships and an auspicious 613 wins
Cheerleaders! Too bad, says Israel’s basketball league.
Plus, understanding through translation, the war on lox, and more
Plus MoDo on the Saudis, directing indirect talks, and more in the news
Israeli baller stars in Nike ad
Plus Margolick on Kristol, Phil Jackson on mitzvot, and more
Plus R.I.P. Erich Segal, Hezbollah and drugs, and more
Campaign to send Israeli NBAer to Dallas game
Israel’s first NBA player gets the ‘Sports Illustrated’ treatment
How one shy, whistle-blowing intern in an Amsterdam archive uncovered a travesty that insulted a decimated community
Two economists argue that literacy, not laws forbidding land ownership, created a small, widely dispersed and highly skilled minority
Known for right-wing politics, Vladimir Jabotinsky left an equally critical literary legacy. Hillel Halkin looks at it all.