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
Uptight Brits, offensive vodka, and bootcamp diaries
Obama’s push for peace, Bibi’s peace plan, and more in the morning papers
Drunk American kids visiting Israel discuss Obama, embarrassingly.
Obama in Cairo, and more from the morning papers.
Abortion, gay marriage, and rock ‘n’ roll.
As the U.S.-Israel relationship seems to cool, the new foreign minister visits the Kremlin.
Ehud Barak, Barack Obama, and British academics in today’s papers.
Moses, Madoff, and the comforts of counting
Or, a chronicle of a death foretold
Or, too many leaders and no real choice
A coming-of-age novel set in the Yishuv
An editor looks back on 50 years at the helm of a leading Israeli literary magazine
Back in December, the awesome blogger at frumsatire.net proposed a GPS system
A new book examines the world of Israel’s ‘Arab Jews’
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.