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
Time hasn’t healed it, and the people aren’t helping
A Florida man attempts to find out
Hopefully won’t inspire binge drinking, excessive gambling
No, not the one written inside
Kakutani gives Vox Tablet subject the works
Plus Israel insists on ‘homegrown’ peace, and more in the news
‘Survivors’ depicts the Holocaust today
Yann Martel’s new novel features a donkey, a monkey, taxidermy, and a Holocaust allegory
Not of the clean variety
A great escape, a really long book, and more
On Yom HaShoah, one woman’s story of tunneling from a Polish work camp
Plus Gallaudet’s Jewish head, survivors’ cancer, and more
Spy games, evading the next Holocaust, and more
A writer wonders which neighbor will hide him when the next genocide happens
New info emerges on Righteous Swede’s death
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.