A new book shows how Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky was the ancestor of the Jews who now serve in the hate-Israel movement
How did Mohamed Merah happen? In the third of a five-part series on anti-Semitism in France, the roots of the Toulouse gunman.
‘You do not have the right to invoke my people’s struggle for your shoddy purposes’
With the No. 1 album in America, the parodist proves yet again the full depth of his genius
Tablet Original Fiction: Angela loves Paul loves Claire loves Adam loves Angela
Richard Linklater’s Boyhood is the best film of 2014, and one of the least Jewish movies ever made
For two weeks at Camp Simcha every summer, campers aren’t kids with cancer or kids with cerebral palsy. They’re just kids.
Antic embellishments, like Esther being good in bed, help Talmudic rabbis to more fully explicate the text’s divine meaning
Irving Finkel, an expert on ancient Mesopotamia, decodes a Babylonian tablet and traces its path to the Book of Genesis
Display in Salvador, Brazil, endorsed by the tournament’s local committee
Nearly 200 people have signed up to train at their Bnei Brak dojo
Thousands of Jews fled 19th-century Russia for the South American Pampas. Can their unique heritage survive?
Today we travel from Atlanta to Brazil to celebrate Nissim’s big moment
Writer Clarice Lispector’s exoticism had much to do with her Jewishness; her literary vocabulary did not
But U.N. action is unlikely, and more in the news
Will anti-settlement sentiment prove a tipping point?
Plus sharks from Mossad! and more
But it plays up Turkish deal, a no-go for the West
Plus what Mad Mel said now, and more
Now that the U.S. is gone from the World Cup
Plus subsidies in the diamond district, and more
Plus the real Palestinian world, and more
A tale of two competing efforts
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