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
Plus a look at foreign policy political ads
Plus ‘The Protocols of the Elders of Zion’ Are Read Aloud in Greek Parliament
Israel and Iran featured in a foreign policy debate with little substance
Plus a farewell to Paul Kurtz
What’s known and unknown about bilateral talks with Iran
Today’s bombing likely to have big implications for Lebanon
Plus a plan to legalize the settlements in the West Bank?
The murders in Benghazi are the latest in a string of attacks on American diplomats to go unanswered by the U.S.
Plus Franz Kafka’s unpublished work will go to Jerusalem
It’s time to admit that banning Mein Kampf while allowing anti-Islam cartoons is a double-standard
Plus Sherman v. Berman: a rumble of the Jews?
Saudi Arabia, China, and Iran ban books. Why are they being honored on the European book-fair circuit?
Or perhaps proof of why we need more Jewish holidays
Plus the German Cabinet sets date to discuss circumcision amendment
Thomas Friedman, Elliott Abrams, Walter Russell Mead, and Aaron David Miller advise the next president
The prime minister leads journalist Peter Greenberg through the Holy Land
Syrian-made rockets reportedly flown to Iran then shipped to Gaza
Collection of 500,000 documents will be made available to the public
Wolfgang G. Schwanitz answers Tablet’s review of his and Barry Rubin’s book
Minnesota Republican Michele Bachmann thinks so
Samuel Waldman, a teacher at a girls’ seminary, admits obtaining films online
We’re hiring a full-time, paid editorial intern
Isabel Halley’s porcelain and gold plate gets Lena Dunham’s stamp of approval
Cites Ukraine’s appointment of oligarchs as governors as reason for unrest
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.