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
Plus kosher joint an NYPD/OWS casualty, and more
Plus ground operation in Gaza cleared, the problem with Tebow, and more
Plus P.A. voted into UNESCO, and more in the news
Also, report: Hamas secured sophisticated anti-aircraft weapons from Libya
Report: IHH-sponsored boats will leave Turkey for Gaza on Sunday
Plus the Gaza blockade, Iran lashes out, and more in the news
Plus Bibi’s new land grab, and more in the news
Israelis are fixated on the Palestinian bid for statehood at the United Nations. But Palestinians, inured to false hopes, are much less riled up.
Does this mean Israel should apologize?
How a group of teenage believers could reshape the Israeli-Palestinian struggle
Plus Iran offers limited nuclear deal, Egypt shuts down tunnels, and more in the news
Finds ‘excessive’ force and, contra Turkey, says blockade is legal
Plus Lebanon backs, Congress threatens U.N., and more in the news
Plus will the real Flagman please stand up? and more in the news
Daniel Byman discusses the move toward statehood
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