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
An Atlanta physician retires after building a network that treats Jewish patients from Ukraine to Ethiopia
Plus what’s Mubarak’s deal? and more in the news
Accused human trafficker doesn’t sound like a con man at all
Plus mumps, Salvadoran sex trafficking, and more in the news
How to talk to kids about death, in Haiti and at home
Cites Tropper revelations broken by Tablet
A Haiti-themed chain email
An email wonders: Is Richard Goldstone paying attention to Haiti relief efforts?
Plus the IDF to leave Haiti while Israel adopts orphans, and more
Plus Qaeda in Israel, the tefillin non-bomb, and more in the news
Plus expelled journo talks, Hamas’s change of heart, and more in the news
Plus the new senator on Israel, Haiti’s president, and more
Jewish residents of the island prove invaluable to relief operations
Hating Israel but loving peace, recalling Derrida, killing Jimmy Carter, and more
‘No one except the Israeli hospital has taken any of our patients’
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