Reuven Rivlin’s visit to Washington last month may say more about the Jewish state’s political infighting than its foreign policy
They reject modern political states and their institutions. They want to return to an imagined earlier era of religious order. They are extreme, fundamentalist, and violent. What separates so-called Hilltop Youth from young Jihadis?
Israel showed that it is well on its way to becoming a debating powerhouse after breaking through against native English-speaking teams
New data from The Jewish Agency reveals that 70 percent of Olim came from France, Russia, and Ukraine in 2015. What does this mean for immigration to Israel in the long run?
Read Tablet’s 2011 exposé on the hilltop youth movement that spawned Israel’s radical right wedding
One of America’s most prominent anti-Israel activists claimed that recognizing the Jewish holiday would ‘increase global anti-Jewish sentiment’
A ‘wonderful’ new collection of Yehuda Amichai’s verse shows the poet’s profound resilience—and the weight of his ghosts
‘I believe the state of Israel may not survive. That its days are numbered. I can hardly bear to say it.’
Why the comparison is more ‘virtue signal’ than productive policy stance
Just weeks after losing her loved ones, Sarah Tehiya Litman delivers a lesson in true grit
What’s needed is more tribalism, not less
Elliott Abrams, Paul Berman, Robert Blecher, Hanin Ghaddar, Edward Luttwak, Lee Smith, Nathan Thrall, and Robert F. Worth on Syria and Iran, Hezbollah and the Islamic State, France and Russia, Obama and Netanyahu, Jihad and Cold War, and the future of the West
The Arab human rights activist and fearless correspondent, caught in the middle of unending conflict
In this episode of Israel Story, Yiscah Smith tells the story of her decades-long struggle to live authentically
It’s a fiddler on the truth
The head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers tells Israel to wake up early—like really early—to watch LeBron James. They should.