In the final part of Tablet’s series on French anti-Semitism, echoes and paradoxes of a gruesome murder
Steven Salaita’s case isn’t about free speech. It’s about common sense, and the rightful consequences of bigotry and violence.
Why ‘Islamophobia’ in Europe cannot be equated with anti-Semitism, either in nature or degree
A live-action role-playing game set up a scenario with ‘inmates’ and a ‘furnace.’ What could go wrong?
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
‘Let the Celebrations Begin,’ an acclaimed and controversial Australian children’s book, raises questions about Holocaust education
Jewish grandma Isadora Alman pioneered the American sex-advice column, then found her work obsolete.
Talmudic rabbis debate professional eulogizers, trying to strike a balance between the holy and the mundane
A week visiting my family in Israel
How the national trauma of Kfar Etzion helped bring Israeli Yeshiva boys to the West Bank
Israel’s lead security negotiator talks about the end of Oslo and the future of annexation
In response to new Hamas-backed Palestinian unity government
Plus Mandy Patinkin’s favorite Princess Bride line, and more in the news
Pew study also reveals skepticism among American Jews towards Israeli policy on settlements, negotiations
In response to shooting deaths of two IDF soldiers this weekend
Officials also named the 26 Palestinian prisoners to be released this week
Plus a top Iranian scientist may be resuming nuclear weapons research
Where the Jackals Howl, Amos Oz’s newly reissued 1965 story collection, questions the virtues of toughness
Plus Syria transition plan shockingly fails, and more in the news
Plus U.S. slams Israel over settlement announcement, and more
Supports court decision but pledges hundreds of new homes elsewhere
Plus Bibi delays vote on West Bank outposts, and more in the news
Plus where talks could go and oil can’t, and more in the news
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
Forging ancient artifacts, procuring army sick passes, and pretending to be normal after a traumatic brain injury
After making a splash back home, the creators of the Hebrew-language program are launching an English version on Vox Tablet