A new genre of journalism brings up the good, the bad, and the ugly of liberal soul-searching
Don’t call yourselves progressives if you put up with religiously zealous, violent maniacs like Hamas
AIPAC, the so-called Jewish Lobby, has no influence in the White House and is scared to speak out
Art-world pervert flaunts mirrored balloons, oodles of cash at the Whitney
What happened when Kenneth Fearing’s Communist sympathies came up against his ideas about art?
Now that you know the novelist’s incestuous secrets, is his newly reissued ‘Mercy of a Rude Stream’ quartet worth reading or not?
Brian Schwadron studied with indigenous healers around the world. Now he’s using what he learned to create wedding banquets.
Roman Jews have had a long love affair with tomatoes. This recipe for oven-browned ‘pomodori a mezzo’ will show you why.
For two weeks at Camp Simcha every summer, campers aren’t kids with cancer or kids with cerebral palsy. They’re just kids.
Plus intel is that Iran hasn’t yet decided on bomb, and more in the news
It’s time we update our pantheon of Emotional Canadian Jews: Like Leonard Cohen and Drake, William Shatner lays his soul on the track with abandon
Plus the Assad emails, we off Drake? and more
Plus Cornell students protest joint Technion campus in NYC, and more
A round-up of five very different albums from 2011 worth giving and keeping, including the latest from Drake, Wild Flag, and more
Today on Tablet
Jewish rappers Mac Miller and Drake are both at the top of the charts, but they’re at opposite sides of the music business
Mirror, mirror on the wall, who’s got the most followers of them all?
Plus Kreayshawn, Arrington, and other Jews you may know of
Plus, Iranian leaders feud, Drake joins Kravitz, and more
He is practically begging Drake to respond!
New single from West and Jay-Z disses Drake; will he respond?
Plus that new J Street poll, the ‘Righteous Gentiles’ of CUFI, and more
A rap battle for the tribe
Plus, what’s new with the Palestinians, and a Talmudic inquiry
Irving Finkel, an expert on ancient Mesopotamia, decodes a Babylonian tablet and traces its path to the Book of Genesis
How one shy, whistle-blowing intern in an Amsterdam archive uncovered a travesty that insulted a decimated community
Two economists argue that literacy, not laws forbidding land ownership, created a small, widely dispersed and highly skilled minority