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
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?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
‘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
Plus the Haredim bring up the Holocaust, and more in the news
Formerly captive Israeli-American law student speaks about his time in Egypt
Plus Borukhova and Dershowitz lose appeal, and more
Plus West Bank riots, Occupy Judaism’s importance, and more
Plus, Poland reopens Auschwitz probe, Oprah goes to the mikvah, and more
Plus Madoff suicide revelation, Egypt’s new F-16, and more in the news
Plus, the new Security Council, Erdogan backlash, and more in the news
Egypt captured Israeli-American Ilan Grapel to generate popular support among the volatile anti-Western middle class at home
Plus Kleztky’s killer goes insane route, and more in the news
Plus the crisis moves toward Syria, and more in the news
Plus the Gaza blockade, Iran lashes out, and more in the news
It seems likely that Egypt bargained Israeli-American away as well
Plus all apologies to Egypt, Schultz backs OWS, and more
Plus, Syria resolution vetoed, Grapel still jailed, and more in the news
Plus Weprin loses, probe calls blockade illegal, and more in the news
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