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.
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
I don’t talk like my fellow Torontonians because I was raised inside the ‘Bathurst Bubble,’ the city’s Jewish community
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.
Plus Ed Koch admitted to the hospital; expected to be out by 88th birthday
On the rise, Zvia Margaliot is a winning poetry slams and winning fans
And other questions we never thought we’d ask
Plus more arrests are made in Toulouse shooting
Once-maligned Labor politician Amir Peretz explains how he saw what many decorated generals did not
Plus a report that Israel wanted to bomb Syria chemical stockpiles
From Golda Meir’s chicken soup to Jack Lew’s potato kugel
And Ehud Olmert goes to crazy lengths to attack Netanyahu
Is it actually the “death knell” for the two-state solution?
Plus Salam Fayyad speaks and looking at anti-Semitism in Boston schools
In Sweden, a respected magazine is reviving the canard that the IDF plundered the organs of Palestinians
Plus, is Israel retaliating for the UN vote?
Examining the unlikely alliance
A primer on the frustration about yesterday’s happenings
Plus Jerry Finkelstein, icon of New York high society and politics, dies at 96
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.