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
In Fortress Israel, journalist Patrick Tyler argues that the country’s warrior ethos impedes Mideast peace
Will threat fatigue push Iran in the zone of immunity?
Plus a round up on condemnations on Libyan
Plus Obama and Netanyahu to miss each other in September
Plus Aaron David Miller on Platformgate
Plus a mysterious death in Paris
Plus a settler leader gets profiled by the Times
Shimon Peres angers officials by saying Israel shouldn’t go it alone
Israel fears a crisis in Egypt, but the U.S. remains calm. How did these allies come to see things so differently?
A Danish art exhibit attacks public figures who ‘insult’ but not those who issue death threats in response
A question after Barak/Panetta, new sanctions, and Romney/Bibi
Plus Israeli Judo, Jewish basketball, and Iran
How Dan Senor became the GOP candidate’s key emissary to Israel’s intelligentsia and the Washington policy scene
Iran, Argentina, an Israeli response and more
Analyzing the break-ups
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