House of Blues

Rahm Emanuel, in the midst of a rough-and-tumble campaign, was just denied a spot on the mayoral ballot. Was the move Chicago politics as usual, or has Emanuel’s Judaism come into play?

Emanuel Ruled Ineligible To Be Mayor

Unusual decision comes a month before election

Live From the Rahm Residency Hearing

How Goliath became David (for a day)

Sundown: Clinton Criticizes Building

Plus the incredible, inedible foreskin, and more

Al Qaeda’s Special Animus

Why Jews remain important players in a global struggle

Monsters Breeding

The foiled Yemeni bomb plot shows why anti-Semitism isn’t only about Jews

The Message

Why terrorists from Yemen are trying to bomb synagogues in Chicago

Today on Tablet

Obama’s Jewish maybe-problem, and more

Spurned

Barack Obama courted American Jews as a candidate, but the relationship is on the rocks

Israel Crops Up in Chicago Suburb Race

But issue’s real resonance may appear in ’12

Today on Tablet

Chicago and Rahm, the Semitic Fred Flintstone, and more

Out of the Loop

Rahm Emanuel won’t be Chicago’s next mayor, because the city won’t elect a Jew

Sundown: Our Man in Havana

Plus ground control to Mayor Rahm? and more

Emanuel Wants to Be Chicago Mayor

Rahm admits he’s got his eye on Daley’s seat

Sundown: Iranian FM’s ‘Crazy’ Talk

Plus Jews compliment Hitler, Who Dat?!, and more

Thank You!

Thank you for subscribing to the Tablet Magazine Daily Digest.
Please tell us about you.