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
A live-action role-playing game set up a scenario with ‘inmates’ and a ‘furnace.’ What could go wrong?
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?
‘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
Would provide marriage rights for non-Jewish Israelis
Biennial drill will test both countries’ missile-defense systems
Plus nukes for all, an ambivalent Egypt, and more
An admission they were broken, or needed update for age of terrorism?
Plus hate on parade, wholesome pinups, and more
And we write an entire item without making a Jews-and-Chinese food joke!
Plus voices of reason, a scary costume and more
‘Haaretz’ reports reps of both nations were at Cairo non-proliferation conference
To honor her body, the writer visits a Tel Aviv tattoo parlor
Israel ambassador to skip J Street, plus planets’ names, Lambert’s laments, and more
Plus apologies, self-defense, and more in the news
U.S. scientist sold information to agents posing as Mossad
Arab Israeli ‘Jerusalem Post’ writer blames Palestinian leadership, too
Judge isn’t happy with reaction to his U.N. report
Goldstone concerned that UNHRC missed half the point of his report
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