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.
Richard Linklater’s Boyhood is the best film of 2014, and one of the least Jewish movies ever made
As a new bride-to-be, I can’t look away from tonight’s episode of the reality TV series starring Andi Dorfman
Tablet Original Fiction: a scientist chases a meteorite, and finds a message from God
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.
Talmudic rabbis, like us, can only study the course of history for the elusive signs of God’s intentions
Tel-Aviv-based band Men of North Country has become a neo-Mod sensation in London
Plus Canadian severs ties with Iran, kicks out diplomats
Plus Dutch FM to EU: Put Hezbollah on terror group list
Plus philanthropist and former NFL team owner Art Modell dies at 87
Falsely accuses rabbi of leaving Jerusalem out of benediction
Spectacle is evidence of incompetence, not anti-Israel conspiracy.
On this date, an attempt to save the Israeli athletes failed
Stresses “golden and capital city” after it was temporarily cut from platform
Plus Aaron David Miller on Platformgate
Party platform amended to include Jerusalem—and delegates boo loudly
Plus State of Berlin legalizes circumcision
The Romney campaign wigs out on cue
Plus India’s Hitler store gets a new name
What the pro-Palestinian activist—whose death was just ruled an accident—shared with Lawrence of Arabia
The Grammy Award-winning violinist and producer talks Kanye West, Jay-Z, and serving in the IDF
Snide bias is no substitute for real reporting on complicated stories
Food truck and Cupcake Wars finalist rails against ‘Zionist pigs’ on Twitter
Applying U.S. lessons of counterinsurgency to the current crisis in Gaza
Former Met Council chief stole more than $7 million from NYC Jewish charity
Palestinian death count reaches 746 as IDF operation enters 17th day
Arab frustration at Hamas has exposed changing attitudes toward Israel
Accused Auschwitz and Buchenwald guard had been living in Philadelphia
Is the White House using the agency to push its own agenda?
Palestinian and Israeli inmates take cover alongside guards when sirens blare
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.