In the final part of Tablet’s series on French anti-Semitism, echoes and paradoxes of a gruesome murder
Steven Salaita’s case isn’t about free speech. It’s about common sense, and the rightful consequences of bigotry and violence.
Why ‘Islamophobia’ in Europe cannot be equated with anti-Semitism, either in nature or degree
A live-action role-playing game set up a scenario with ‘inmates’ and a ‘furnace.’ What could go wrong?
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?
‘Let the Celebrations Begin,’ an acclaimed and controversial Australian children’s book, raises questions about Holocaust education
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
Reports that Rishon Letzion, Jaffa have been hit by Hamas rockets
And claims them as Palestinian dead
The ambassador talks Operation Pillar of Defense, ‘monumental threats’
Rocket kills three in Kiryat Malachi, rockets rain on Israeli cities
A primer for the conflict between Israel and Hamas in Gaza
Also what Operation Pillar of Defense has to do with the Likud primaries
The name of the IDF operation references a famous midrash
Israel targets terrorist leadership in Gaza
Ahmed Jabari was equivalent to an army chief of staff, abducted Gilad Shalit
The rise of the Muslim Brotherhood and the civil war in Syria are bringing violence to Israel’s borders
Plus the brother of the Toulouse gunman speaks
Things that should happen before Abbas goes to the United Nations
Plus Syrian fire hits IDF jeeps near the border between Israel and Syria
Plus anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism on the European Left
Oh, and the Sudan-Gaza link
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