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
Tablet Original Fiction: An IDF soldier takes a strange dare, and brings the battlefield home
The new TV show, starring two young Jewish women, may be as culturally significant as Lenny Bruce or Joey Ramone
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
Hundreds of thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews rally against proposed new law
Barbra Streisand and Bill Clinton toast Israel’s president on his 90th birthday
Artists, writers, Ben-Gurion’s grandson read from Declaration
This week in ‘Hava Nagila’
Dov Yosef was one of the state’s founding fathers, but his unpopular economic measures made him a pariah
Since the Mavi Marmara incident, Turkish intelligence is focusing on Jews
A startling example of life imitating art
On Veterans Day, I remember my grandfather, who fought in World War I as a Jew and an American
Israel’s founding father and America’s modernist share a birthday
In Fortress Israel, journalist Patrick Tyler argues that the country’s warrior ethos impedes Mideast peace
Where the Jackals Howl, Amos Oz’s newly reissued 1965 story collection, questions the virtues of toughness
From Berlin’s Tiergarten
Can activist Mickey Gitzin focus the social justice movement on a political message about synagogue and state?
Yitzhak Shamir, who died Saturday, was maligned for his politics. But his bitter realism was prescient.
The late prime minister’s fatal flaw was reluctance to act
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.