Why ‘Islamophobia’ in Europe cannot be equated with anti-Semitism, either in nature or degree
With Central American children at our borders, the United States, and the West, cannot just criticize Israel
A former AP correspondent explains how and why reporters get Israel so wrong, and why it matters
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?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
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
Showing my teenage daughter around the city, I realized that each generation remembers—and forgets—its own Jerusalem
Plus Koch’s got Lancman, playboy of the German-Jewish world, and more
Redistricting, retirement remove two Jewish outer-borough seats
Bob Turner to run for Senate; Koch won’t repeat endorsement
Plus Israeli talks, Israeli Apartheid Week, and more
Former mayor receiving fewer complaints, responds to all letters
Plus high-tech Tel Aviv, Iranian threats, and more
Plus Ed Koch presides over his bridge, and more
Plus Ed Koch vs. Ron Paul, and more
Former mayor calls for prosecuting Wall Street execs, uses word ‘schmutz’
Plus Red Cross denied access to Shalit before interview, and more
A popular cookbook, Recipes Remembered, pairs Holocaust survival stories with survivors’ recipes, an awkward pairing of pleasure and horror
Plus Koch on Perry, the TriBeCa SuKaAh, and more
Today on Tablet
In Anthony Weiner’s former district, Jewish voters elected Bob Turner, a Catholic Republican they saw as stronger on Israel than the Orthodox Jewish Democrat
‘Unusual circumstances,’ ‘unique’ district are culprits for loss, they say
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