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
Swan vs. swan
Plus Livni goes off on Bibi, and more
Many argue soldier should be released in return
Plus Gaza’s isolation lessens, Israel’s grows, and more in the news
Plus rumor is that Rahm’s out, and more in the news
Plus more on yesterday’s protest, and more in the news
Gaza under blockade is unique
Plus reverse flotillas, and more in the news
Your post-weekend flotilla round-up
Plus the blockade reconsidered, and more
IDF video of Israel’s raid on the Gaza Freedom Flotilla tells a different story
Your midday Flotilla update
Israel’s mistake is trying to resolve new political problems with outdated military solutions
Plus Hitler the abortionist, the Sabbath Manifesto, and more
Allows materials for U.N.-approved construction
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