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
Following a ruling from the Israeli Supreme Court, ads return
The Nobel Prize/Olympic medal divide
Plus, Egypt and Israel both say security cooperation is at all-time high
Plus, Egypt admits it ignored Israel’s warning
Signs do not point to Iran
Israel’s long-term health is also imperiled
Plus, Syria’s prime minister defects to Jordan
The GOP candidate was deemed ‘racist’ for calling Israeli culture superior. Albert Einstein said it too.
Plus, a German rower goes home early
What this signals about the defining issue of the 2012 election
Meanwhile Ahmadinejad calls for Israel’s destruction…again
Plus Siyum HaShas and an apology to Turkey?
Why American-born athletes Donald Sanford and Jillian Schwartz are competing for Israel’s team in London
Family of the victims and witnesses look back
A Knesset bill that underscores the best of Israel
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.