Shmuley Boteach—rabbi, sexpert, Michael Jackson pal—has led many lives. But none of them can obliterate his past.
Guess how many skyscrapers the terror organization could’ve built instead of tunnels
A visit to Roubaix, home of alleged Jewish Museum killer Mehdi Nemmouche. Second of a five-part series on anti-Semitism in France.
Richard Linklater’s Boyhood is the best film of 2014, and one of the least Jewish movies ever made
As a new bride-to-be, I can’t look away from tonight’s episode of the reality TV series starring Andi Dorfman
Tablet Original Fiction: a scientist chases a meteorite, and finds a message from God
It wasn’t as big as Batman, but ‘Mendy and the Golem’ gave Jewish kids a taste of pop culture—with a rabbinical seal of approval
Seven decades ago, the Jews of Rhodes were sent to Auschwitz. Now some descendants are preserving a culture nearly lost.
Talmudic rabbis, like us, can only study the course of history for the elusive signs of God’s intentions
Plus where talks could go and oil can’t, and more in the news
Plus Israeli minister cautions on settlement growth, and more
David Albright: released photos could indicate atomic weapons testing
Plus Britain wants to skirt a part of the Iran embargo, and more in the news
Al Monitor features Bush friend, ex-’Newsweek’ editor, ex-Politico reporter
Plus photos show Iran covering up nuke evidence, and more in the news
Plus Israel’s northern border tense due to Syria, and more in the news
Move also extends unconstitutional Tal Law, about Haredi military service
Why Bibi wants a new government before U.S. Election Day
Plus the Met revises its Stein exhibit, Gorenberg on settlers, and more
Gaza leadership gains power in Hamas, and more in the news
Laura Secor discusses her new ‘New Yorker’ dispatch from Iran
Plus Barak hits back at Iran dissenters, and more in the news
They may smell imminent attack; they may also smell imminent elecitons
Barak delivers barn-burner, but he may be bluffing
How one shy, whistle-blowing intern in an Amsterdam archive uncovered a travesty that insulted a decimated community
Two economists argue that literacy, not laws forbidding land ownership, created a small, widely dispersed and highly skilled minority
Known for right-wing politics, Vladimir Jabotinsky left an equally critical literary legacy. Hillel Halkin looks at it all.