The Plumber and the Laureate

A collision of memory and amnesia in America and abroad.

His People’s Writer

Lost Books

Meet Europe’s New Fascists

Hungary’s far-right activists used to rally in the streets. Now they’re in parliament, where their party, Jobbik, is stoking hatred of Jews and Roma.

Family Reunion

A Brooklyn writer, great-great-grandson of a revered Hasidic rebbe, travels to Hungary to see if he feels a connection to his iconic ancestor

The Lives of Others

Hungary has made a hard turn to the political right, but Holocaust survivor Karl Pfeifer, who in three decades of journalism has assailed Hungarian communists and Austrian fascists, refuses to let anti-Semitism return unchecked

Daybreak: The Future Is Foggy

Plus American girl mired in legal dispute, and more in the news

Sundown: PLO Diplomats Promoted

Plus Obama’s newly strong support for Israel, and more

Hungary Passes Controversial Bill

It would equate Nazism and Communism

Daybreak: Iran to Strut Military Strength

Plus Hungary’s question, healing Israel-Kiwi relations, and more

Today on Tablet

Keret puts the phone down, independent minyanim, and more

Flying High

The novella ‘Union Jack’ offers Nobel Prize winner Imre Kertész in top form

Daybreak: Bibi, Lieberman Visit Hip Countries to Just, Like, Chill

Plus Rahm in crosshairs, Turkish PM doesn’t like Jews, and more in the news

Today on Tablet

Make your own parenting story, goulash in Budapest, and more

Beyond Goulash

A hungry reporter samples the hearty cuisine of Jewish Budapest

Daybreak: PLO Staves off Abbas Retirement

Plus a Hungarian bust, a German painting, and more in the news

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