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
A reading list
Plus political rabbi gets U.S. scold, and more in the news
Plus the ‘quiet freeze,’ and more in the news
Plus Stern remains ‘Frozen,’ and more
Plus U.N. vindicates Israel on tree, and more in the news
Plus, they are women, hear them chant, and more
Plus Bloomberg continues crusade, and more in the news
The freeze extension is the only issue right now
How it could break the Palestinian impasse
Plus the coming Israeli energy boom, and more in the news
What they’ll talk about when they talk about peace
Plus the Islamic center around the world, and more in the news
Plus Allen is back and more Jewish than ever, and more
Plus Israel may have more time with Iran, and more in the news
Plus Obama threatens Turkey, and more in the news
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