Shmuley Boteach—rabbi, sexpert, Michael Jackson pal—has led many lives. But none of them can obliterate his past.
Guess how many skyscrapers the terror organization could’ve built instead of tunnels
A visit to Roubaix, home of alleged Jewish Museum killer Mehdi Nemmouche. Second of a five-part series on anti-Semitism in France.
With the No. 1 album in America, the parodist proves yet again the full depth of his genius
Tablet Original Fiction: Angela loves Paul loves Claire loves Adam loves Angela
Richard Linklater’s Boyhood is the best film of 2014, and one of the least Jewish movies ever made
I don’t talk like my fellow Torontonians because I was raised inside the ‘Bathurst Bubble,’ the city’s Jewish community
It wasn’t as big as Batman, but ‘Mendy and the Golem’ gave Jewish kids a taste of pop culture—with a rabbinical seal of approval
Seven decades ago, the Jews of Rhodes were sent to Auschwitz. Now some descendants are preserving a culture nearly lost.
Third Israeli civilian killed in rocket attack; Palestinian death count passes 600
Plus Israel rules prostitution earnings can be taxed, and more in the news
Aviation concerns with new route designed to safeguard against Egypt strike
The quest for Purim glory
Plus, United States pushes back on Iran intelligence report
And Iran and Syria are still fond of each other
Israeli airline may have the world’s hottest—but not officially
Talking our way into Israel
The revered chef Hanoch Bar Shalom, who died last week, reinvented Israeli cuisine by embracing local food
A writer born in the capital of Holocaust denial tours the Jewish state as the cold war between Iran and Israel is about to get hot
Plus IDF makes plans for Gaza offensive, and more in the news
Plus, election day in Egypt, El Al ‘ambassadors,’ and more
Brushing up on tips from the JetBlue-El Al partnership
Israeli-born photographer Nadav Kander traveled China’s Yangtze river to chart the country’s transformation. He brought back a meditation on universal change.
Plus the truth about kosher, Israel and Micronesia, and more
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
Known for right-wing politics, Vladimir Jabotinsky left an equally critical literary legacy. Hillel Halkin looks at it all.