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
Dining chez POTUS, Turkey troubles, and more
Our dispatch from the White House party
Jerusalem, forever anything? and more
It’s Greek to us, charoset balls, and more
Comparing charosets—the date, nut, and wine concoction that sweetens the seder
And the books to accompany it
Purim FAQs, Purim costumes, Purim chicken, and more (happy Purim!)
Making Palestinian chicken and Moroccan challah for a Shabbat dinner with Alice Waters
Chef Bill Telepan makes a mean brisket, too
Historical reenactors make a 1919 Rosh Hashanah
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