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.
Jews in Kiev say the protests were about democracy; others in Odessa believe the Maidan was full of Nazis. Now what?
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
The new TV show, starring two young Jewish women, may be as culturally significant as Lenny Bruce or Joey Ramone
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.
The Talmud describes rabbis who were not just judges and legal analysts, but magicians as well
Plus would-be NYC synagogue bomber pleads guilty
A drawing by an American, discovered in a Jerusalem junk shop, reveals German Jewry’s lost grandeur
Plus Israeli Interior Minister orders detention of Sudanese immigrants
Berlin’s Jewish Museum gave Judith Butler and Germans permission to indulge dangerous political impulses
Troubling news from Sweden, Denmark, and Finland
Far-right French leader has got some repenting to do
A new initiative focuses on Jews expelled from Arab countries in 1948
Questions are emerging about Germany’s Jewish future
1,000 Berliners gather following last week’s attack on a rabbi
How disparate stories out of Germany this week are linked
Plus circumcision complaint against second German rabbi dropped
Plus Germany cooperated with Black September following Munich attack
Dispatch #2 from Quds Day in Berlin
A farming town hid a Jewish-born teacher during the Holocaust. I went to dig up what it had buried.
The convergence of paradoxes in Germany
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.