Hollande Win Gives Far-Right Le Pen New Clout

And in Greece, neo-Nazi party gets 7 percent of vote

Edouard Vuillard’s Jewish Muses

A Jewish Museum show reveals an avant-garde painter in turn-of-the-20th-century Paris transformed by his patrons into a mere portraitist

Haunted by Hitler’s Hangman

The French quasi-novel HHhH, by Laurent Binet, tells the tale of assassinated Nazi leader Reinhard Heydrich while wondering whether it need be retold

No, Israel Isn’t at Fault For Toulouse

In ‘New York Review,’ William Pfaff blames the victims

Sundown: Another Attack in France

Plus farewell Hilton Kramer, a response to Bret Stephens, and more

Racial Profiling

The killing of Trayvon Martin was almost universally understood as racism. So, why is the Toulouse murderer just an “overgrown adolescent”?

Killer’s Jihadism Shakes Up French Politics

Plus, resources on anti-Semitism in France

Sanctuary

Free Men, a film about Muslim members of the French Resistance in World War II, evokes recent surveillance activity by the New York Police Department

The Massacre in France, One Day Later

French police suspect ultra-right attacker; meanwhile, election is affected

Daybreak: Four Killed at France Jewish School

Plus Israeli, U.S. intel find no Iranian bomb program, and more in the news

Marine Animals

The French President has taken up the far-right line on ritual slaughter

La Différence

While American Jews cultivate a hyphenated identity, French Jews like to make themselves wholly French. Do we still share a cultural language?

Arguing the World

In his last book, the late intellectual Tony Judt is sharp as ever—offering biting comments about American Jews, Israel, and his ex-wives

Right-Wing French Candidate Looks to Climb

And Israel becomes a part of the patrie, for voting purposes

French Twist

A classic American cheesecake on the menu of a Provençal restaurant leads to a saunter through the culinary history of Jews and France

Thank You!

Thank you for subscribing to the Tablet Magazine Daily Digest.
Please tell us about you.