A new book shows how Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky was the ancestor of the Jews who now serve in the hate-Israel movement
How did Mohamed Merah happen? In the third of a five-part series on anti-Semitism in France, the roots of the Toulouse gunman.
‘You do not have the right to invoke my people’s struggle for your shoddy purposes’
With the No. 1 album in America, the parodist proves yet again the full depth of his genius
Tablet Original Fiction: Angela loves Paul loves Claire loves Adam loves Angela
Richard Linklater’s Boyhood is the best film of 2014, and one of the least Jewish movies ever made
For two weeks at Camp Simcha every summer, campers aren’t kids with cancer or kids with cerebral palsy. They’re just kids.
Antic embellishments, like Esther being good in bed, help Talmudic rabbis to more fully explicate the text’s divine meaning
Irving Finkel, an expert on ancient Mesopotamia, decodes a Babylonian tablet and traces its path to the Book of Genesis
Will wide-ranging cuts imperil Iron Dome and Arrow systems?
Plus Haifa airport evacuated, third Iron Dome battery moves north
A round-up of fake news we wish were true and true news we wish were fake
Once-maligned Labor politician Amir Peretz explains how he saw what many decorated generals did not
We must drop the assumption that there is no way to vanquish Hamas. Terrorists have been defeated before.
Obama’s support for Israel holds firm during Pillar of Defense
Plus Israelis killing Iranian scientists? and more in the news
Plus high in the Holy Land, journey to Jerusalem, and more
The latest round of Grad rockets from Gaza paralyzed much of southern Israel for days. It’s hard to imagine what Iranian Shihab missiles might do.
Plus Britain too urges against Iran attack, and more in the news
This week in Israel: ‘Iron Dome’ missile defense protects Ashkelon, Lieberman flushes and prepares for indictment, a train crashes, Justin Bieber gets tangled up, and more
Plus another flotilla planned, a Goldstone primer, and more
Plus Syria worsens, and more in the news
Plus Iron Dome debuts, an AIPAC apology, and more
High-Tech Holy Land
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