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
Holocaust survivors sit for stunning portraits
Plus dirty soup, matzo (basket)ball, and more
Why we must remember the Armenians
Worst. Holocaust. Lesson. Ever.
NPR visits Yatarny, Russia
An introduction to Wiesel’s Holocaust masterpiece
Plus Dubai cause-of-death, Snooki’s glassy Purim, and more in the news
Plus Norman Finkelstein, crazy college kids, and more
The Holocaust haunts Scorsese’s latest
No wonder he looks unhappy!
Auslander does death, Turkey’s rise, and more
Does telling children they’re hated make them mishear lyrics and, eventually, horde Viagra?
Plus Brittany Murphy’s widower speaks, mazel tov Omri, and more
Plus the Turkish debate, Holocaust remembrance, and more in the news
Plus Merkel’s pledge, Labor’s pains, Boteach’s bid, and more
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