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
And the song’s Yehuda Halevi connection
The many lives of ‘Jerusalem of Gold,’ an Israeli anthem
Plus one gate opens and another closes in Jerusalem
Plus Obama’s champions and apologists, and more
Cheerleaders! Too bad, says Israel’s basketball league.
With newspaper ad espousing reverance for Jerusalem
Should the Times yank him from the beat?
Contradicting Tablet, he says move is not political
A look at Guma Aguiar, who with his uncle bankrolled a New York rabbi trying to control the standards for conversion to Judaism
Architect Frank Gehry withdraws from plan to build Museum of Tolerance in Jerusalem
Plus Bibi’s charge, Gentile latkes, and the Times covers Tablet
Dept. of ‘Oh, snap!’
Plus the pros and cons of trying Demjanjuk, and more in the news
Plus, settlers cold to freeze, the Israeli mob in L.A., and more
Intel to hire shabbos goyim; a woman arrested at the Western Wall
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