In an excerpt from ‘Nuclear Iran,’ calculating, with scientific precision, just how far Iran has come in its quest for the bomb
I got my start in a contentious corner of the Jewish press. It’s good to be here again.
Everything you need to know about world turmoil today—from Obama to Assad to ISIS—is in the ethos of the Corleone family
The influential writer reflects on six decades of art, worry, and Jewish Princess jokes
Assassinated for his opposition to Zionism, de Haan’s life was a succession of scandals, from sex with young Arabs to radical diplomacy
‘This Changes Everything’ is great, except for the parts that don’t add up
Trying to understand this baffling story, which we read on Yom Kippur, gave me insights into my mother’s death
They stole. They murdered. But many Jewish mobsters still saw religious observance as an integral part of their identity.
The Book of Jonah teaches us to reach beyond our own community with the holiday’s message—whether we are accepted or rejected
Plus the Holocaust Museum on Von Brunn, and more
Von Brunn, 89, succumbs in prison hospital
Good reasons for low hopes in the Mideast, and more in the news
Does a ‘hate crime’ designation really mean anything?
Striking it rich, preparing for battle, and objecting to an award for Mary Robinson
Canada’s Israel boycott, Morocco’s Shoah recognition
Von Brunn’s descent, school rules, and parking protests
Bradley R. Smith and Mark Weber are at the center of the U.S. Holocaust-revisionism movement. Now they’re feuding with each other. The first of four parts in a Tablet investigative series.
In von Brunn artwork
Hate crime, international law, and more in the news
Explaining the rise of the British National Party
While friends remember slain guard and canceled play moves to GWU
P.M. speech preview, Holocaust Museum reopens, and more in the morning papers
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On a new album, the captivating leader of the band Pharaoh’s Daughter reclaims the music that dominated her religious childhood
Chaya Ben Baruch’s sixth child was born with Down syndrome. Then she did what every good mother does—set out to find him a mate.
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.