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
Plus a flashpoint J’lem shul, the right hits Obama, and more in the news
Fallout from last week’s East J’lem announcement continues
Plus Le Pen’s good day, go Vols, and more in the news
Yes, you read right
But how much longer can Israel pull off its game?
Israeli move seems designed to antagonize
Plus intermarriage blessings, George Mitchell in full, and more in the news
The power of the Israeli left has waned, but belief in the need for what it long championed—territorial compromise—has become a majority position
Plus MoDo on the Saudis, directing indirect talks, and more in the news
Plus Iran’s mind games, The Pixies, and more
Plus the one-state solution?, the doctor is in, and more in the news
Plus Israel goes to California, Weiner on “chutzpah,” and more in the news
Plus ‘Schindler’ lands ice dancers in 10th, and more in the news
Plus diplomatic rifts, the real German passport, and more
Plus Palestinian statehood en español et français, and more in the news
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