In Lahore a Facebook group dedicated to atheists and agnostics serves a silent minority in the world’s other religious nation-state
But now the country’s Jewish community is divided between those lining up with Moscow and those joining the revolution in Kiev
Residents in gentrifying areas will get units in luxury buildings. Activists say that won’t stop the cost of living from pushing them out.
Peter and Martine Halban run England’s most cosmopolitan and finely curated Jewish and Middle Eastern-themed literary press
Somehow, the mangling of the Broadway actress’s name may be the best thing to happen to her underappreciated career
Tablet Original Fiction: An IDF soldier takes a strange dare, and brings the battlefield home
After reading my book out loud, I finally accepted the truth: I’m just not an oral tradition kind of guy
I pray with angry, damaged, and difficult men. I stay because they’re like my brothers. And because sometimes they change.
Video: Of course you love your grandmother’s matzo-ball soup. But try this recipe if you prefer something with a bit of a kick.
Plus Paul’s turn on Jerusalem, the Marvin Miller baseball card, and more
The past few months there’s been a rash of chutzpah sightings—that is, lots of public uses of the Yiddish word, if not any more actual chutzpah than usual. The best part: It’s even being used correctly.
Yiddish meets the Supreme Court
New ambassador attends D.C. power-synagogue Adas Israel
Plus Bibi moves toward extending freeze, and more in the news
A new justice, arming Lebanon, and more
The Supreme Court gets its eighth Jewish member
Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan, Jewish law, and the principle of binding precedent
Plus Kagan passes, Shylock schemes, and more in the news
Twilight, Tom Cruise, and a lesson in Yiddish
Would-be justice still has full Senate to go
Plus mathematician rejects prize money, and more
Plus Kagan discusses Chinese food, and more in the news
Plus Russian intelligence, and more in the news
Decline and fall of the WASP
As the 91-year-old Yiddish theater star embarks on a Purim cabaret show, we revisit his appearance on Vox Tablet
Edmund Levin plumbs trial transcripts to examine how one of Russia’s biggest court cases fed on the myth of Jewish malice
Evolving Jewish culture—and doctors’ orders—dealt a blow to South Florida’s delicatessens. But they’re making a comeback.