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
Following Putin’s rejection of Bibi’s plea to not bolster Syrian air defense
Plus Benghazi hearings polarize and Syria’s lost generation
The actor/writer/director talks to Jewcy about anxiety and Hebrew School
Plus Neil Diamond to donate ‘Sweet Caroline’ profits to Boston victims
A look at David Duchovny’s paranormal-obsessed character
Revisiting copywriter Michael Ginsberg before Sunday’s Season 6 premiere
A Yiddish-inflected horoscope that’s equal parts astrology and menschy
Plus bad things keep happening at bucolic Oberlin College
‘The Gatekeepers’ and ’5 Broken Cameras’ vie for the Academy Award
When a teenager’s weight issues and Jewish identity intersect
The 84-year-old sex therapist gave Jewcy some romantic help
Rabbi who assists Satmar abuse victims attacked in Williamsburg
Plus have anti-Semitism and anti-Israel rhetoric left American college campuses?
Plus a plan to legalize the settlements in the West Bank?
Plus Arlen Specter eulogized
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