From smashing Google Glasses to rejecting peace talks, failing to understand natural rights is leading to some very dark places
Members of the Mimouna Club have made it their mission to learn about Jews and Jewish life as a way of learning about themselves
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
At the intersection of artifice and experience comes a beguiling fantasia on Jewish themes, ‘I Pity the Poor Immigrant’
Before writing a novel about the gangster’s immigrant yearnings, I went digging in the dark corners where he lived
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
My father used to share his harrowing childhood memories every year at the Seder. Now I make sure his memories will survive.
A universe of blogs has sprung up where issues of Jewish law and rabbinic authority are discussed in unprecedented ways
Tel Aviv’s fashion week is torn in two, but politicization has been stitched into the country’s fabric since 1949
What it means for Israeli politics
Plus endorsements, endorsements
Plus federal prosecutors sue Bank of America for a cool billion
Related to Zionist work ethic, University of Haifa professor says
Turning a controversy about Israel into a conspiracy about Jews
Plus French authorities look back on their investigation of Toulouse gunman
Plus have anti-Semitism and anti-Israel rhetoric left American college campuses?
The subject of a Tablet profile gets the 60 Minutes treatment
Israel and Iran featured in a foreign policy debate with little substance
Plus Gaza gets its first visiting head of state since Hamas takeover
Plus a farewell to Paul Kurtz
In the wake of Anat Hoffman’s arrest, a global response
What’s known and unknown about bilateral talks with Iran
The regulation of the metzitzah b’peh circumcision ritual has been postponed
Liel Leibovitz, who has a new book out on the rock ’n’ roll poet, looks at how Cohen’s songs evolved from bleak to transcendent
Correspondence templates taught Jews both literacy and how to be modern. A new anthology shows their entertainment value.