But now the country’s Jewish community is divided between those lining up with Moscow and those joining the revolution in Kiev
Residents in gentrifying areas will get units in luxury buildings. Activists say that won’t stop the cost of living from pushing them out.
Jews in Kiev say the protests were about democracy; others in Odessa believe the Maidan was full of Nazis. Now what?
Somehow, the mangling of the Broadway actress’s name may be the best thing to happen to her underappreciated career
The new TV show, starring two young Jewish women, may be as culturally significant as Lenny Bruce or Joey Ramone
The better, more real, and more compelling of the two Israeli-Palestinian intelligence films opens this week in the U.S.
I pray with angry, damaged, and difficult men. I stay because they’re like my brothers. And because sometimes they change.
Video: Of course you love your grandmother’s matzo-ball soup. But try this recipe if you prefer something with a bit of a kick.
The Talmud describes rabbis who were not just judges and legal analysts, but magicians as well
Illegally occupy land, get politely moved. Protest for social justice, get beaten. I’m joining the protesters.
In Francesca Segal’s The Innocents, the Jews of north London face the constrictions of Edith Wharton’s New York
The Muslim Brotherhood, which won the presidency Saturday, sees itself as a corrective to modern Egyptian life
Pulitzer-winning food critic Jonathan Gold on his family, his favorite delis, and what makes food Jewish
This week, the popular vampire series finally incorporated a Jewish theme—and played into a centuries-old slur
Starting with 1958’s The Best of Everything, Rona Jaffe’s complicated, trashy novels make ideal beach reads
With Nice Work and Porgy and Bess up for 20 Tonys, the Gershwins and Stephen Sondheim talk to Tablet
In a strange new Kindle Single, Heaven and Mel, Joe Eszterhas again recounts the unmaking of a Maccabee epic
The White House wants credit for successes but blames Israel for failures, a New York Times exposé shows
Joshua Henkin’s seductive The World Without You transforms recent headlines into intimate family drama
The documentary Pink Ribbons, Inc. casts a skeptical look at all those pink-branded efforts to raise awareness
Going on a book tour just a few weeks after my father died, I learned how to walk in his shoes—literally
Internet parodies of the Fuhrer, including a new blog, weaken our memory of the Holocaust—and that’s good
A year after the ‘cottage-cheese protests,’ Israel’s boutique cheese-makers face a busy Shavuot
Simple guidelines for making moms neurotic, from Marge Simpson’s favorite magazine, Fretful Mother
The prime minister leads journalist Peter Greenberg through the Holy Land
Syrian-made rockets reportedly flown to Iran then shipped to Gaza
Collection of 500,000 documents will be made available to the public
Wolfgang G. Schwanitz answers Tablet’s review of his and Barry Rubin’s book
Minnesota Republican Michele Bachmann thinks so
Samuel Waldman, a teacher at a girls’ seminary, admits obtaining films online
We’re hiring a full-time, paid editorial intern
Isabel Halley’s porcelain and gold plate gets Lena Dunham’s stamp of approval
Cites Ukraine’s appointment of oligarchs as governors as reason for unrest
As the 91-year-old Yiddish theater star embarks on a Purim cabaret show, we revisit his appearance on Vox Tablet
Edmund Levin plumbs trial transcripts to examine how one of Russia’s biggest court cases fed on the myth of Jewish malice
Evolving Jewish culture—and doctors’ orders—dealt a blow to South Florida’s delicatessens. But they’re making a comeback.