Egypt on the Brink

Tablet Magazine’s coverage of the Egyptian uprising, including insights from Yossi Melman, Leslie Gelb, Judith Miller, Lee Smith, an Obama Mideast adviser, and a former Israeli ambassador to Egypt

Daybreak: Egypt Prompts Israeli Retreat

Plus violence continues, Mubarak’s supporters, and more in the news

Tea Party Senator Endorses End of Israeli Aid

Is Rand Paul about to start a GOP civil war?

Unholy Anger

One of Obama’s top advisers on Afghanistan reviews two new books on Osama Bin Laden and the U.S. approach to al-Qaida that put Israel at the center of the conflict

Bird’s Eye

A family falls under the spell of the popular iPhone game Angry Birds, which teaches players to sacrifice theirs lives to destroy the houses of unarmed enemies. What’s not to like?

Uncloaked

Meir Dagan, recently retired as chief of the Mossad, wanted to reestablish the agency as a powerful deterrent to Israel’s enemies. With a string of daring operations, he succeeded.

Israel Disney

The Walt Disney Company and an Israeli movie-theater chain announced plans last week to build a Disney theme park in Haifa. An artist imagines what it will look like.

Ebb and Flow

Israeli-born photographer Nadav Kander traveled China’s Yangtze river to chart the country’s transformation. He brought back a meditation on universal change.

‘Filipinit’

For the Christmas spirit, Israelis look to their Filipino caregivers

Holbrooke, a Top U.S. Diplomat, Dies at 69

A one-of-a-kind character, yet consummately of his times

Daybreak: Turkey and Israel Talk, Don’t Deal

Plus is Abbas a perennial no-sayer? and more in the news

Facts on the Ground

A Columbia professor tours East Jerusalem, where national histories clash, converge, and intertwine

Secondhand Smoke

The Israeli-fire culprit is hookah

Sundown: Fire Hurting Israel’s Image

Plus R.I.P. Elaine, and more

Tagged

In Israel, graffiti tells all sides of the story

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