A new book shows how Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky was the ancestor of the Jews who now serve in the hate-Israel movement
How did Mohamed Merah happen? In the third of a five-part series on anti-Semitism in France, the roots of the Toulouse gunman.
‘You do not have the right to invoke my people’s struggle for your shoddy purposes’
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
For two weeks at Camp Simcha every summer, campers aren’t kids with cancer or kids with cerebral palsy. They’re just kids.
Antic embellishments, like Esther being good in bed, help Talmudic rabbis to more fully explicate the text’s divine meaning
Irving Finkel, an expert on ancient Mesopotamia, decodes a Babylonian tablet and traces its path to the Book of Genesis
Emails of Zion
Your latest Emails of Zion
More ‘The Frozen Rabbi,’ the long end of Baghdad Jewry, and more
An online petition implores the Israeli government to spare a settler home
Mardi Gras Jieuxs Krewes, Nazis courting Muslims, and more
A Spanish leftist speaks out for Israel—and she’s not even Jewish
The anti-‘Edge of Darkness’ email your relatives are forwarding
The speeches at Herzliya, protecting the kids from Judaism, and more
A Haiti-themed chain email
An email wonders: Is Richard Goldstone paying attention to Haiti relief efforts?
Hating Israel but loving peace, recalling Derrida, killing Jimmy Carter, 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