A short prayer for all of us who are still very angry
‘Afghanistan is the swamp and Trump now owns it’
Successive two-term administrations made a mess of the Middle East. Who will clean up?
Did the U.S. choose to ignore the source of 1999 bombings that propelled the security-agency bureaucrat to the top post he has never relinquished?
There’s something perverse about dismissing anti-Semitism concerns of Jews in the U.S. by explaining how much you like Jews when they’re 6,000 miles away
It’s called “sheetcaking,” and it begins in a Jewish bakery
“I grew up in America in late forties, and if we said the word Jew, we whispered it. This will not save us in the 21st century.”
Just compare what the neo-Nazis said in Charlottesville to what Trump said in response
How should Jews respond to the rise of the alt-right? A dive into the Tablet archives comes back with startling insights.
Profiles in bigotry and hate from the Tablet archives
Who are the movement’s ideological forefathers? And what can they teach us about its present and, more importantly, its future? A dive into Tablet’s archives offers troubling insights.
Can Donald Trump be bothered to be president?
In an electric campaign rally, the embattled prime minister took on everything from fake news to his electoral prowess. Remind you of anyone?
May we please remind you that it does not say RSVP on the Statue of Liberty?!?
It might seem like a conspiracy theory on the surface, but a closer look reveals some troubling connections
Everyone’s favorite Twitter lunatic believes Bibi, the Mossad, and Chabad helped Russia steal the election for Donald Trump
What began as a delivery of bedroom furniture may end up as a major diplomatic crisis
Standing a few blocks from the White House, Lebanese delegation member Elias Bou Saab tweeted his support to Hezbollah ‘resisters.’ But the real problem is much, much worse.
The iconoclastic Yale computer scientist, writer, painter, and lover of Medieval art has strong ideas about how America should be
The latest campaign against Israel has all the hallmarks of an Islamic Republic operation
News of the News: an oppo-research-for-hire outfit of former reporters tries to seed stories in the American press for global clients
‘Autocracies are less likely than democracies to sign international agreements and when they do, they are more likely to cheat. But we never seem to learn our lesson.’
Transgender people have served in the IDF since 2013, and the army covers the costs of reassignment surgery
And now Donald Trump, who inherited the disastrous Lebanon policy of the Obama administration, has a big problem on his hands
The seminal play is having a moment, on stages around the world and in the Oval Office
The former George W. Bush administration adviser and diplomat talks Iran, North Korea, and other NatSec issues
News of the News: How the new sausage gets made
The president’s latest whopper ignores anti-Semitism, actual history.
Why Trump is no Nixon, and why this political scandal is so much worse than that one
The activist version of Kathy Griffin meant to divide her audience while threatening Muslims who reject her extremism. She got away with it.