But now the country’s Jewish community is divided between those lining up with Moscow and those joining the revolution in Kiev
Residents in gentrifying areas will get units in luxury buildings. Activists say that won’t stop the cost of living from pushing them out.
Jews in Kiev say the protests were about democracy; others in Odessa believe the Maidan was full of Nazis. Now what?
Somehow, the mangling of the Broadway actress’s name may be the best thing to happen to her underappreciated career
Tablet Original Fiction: An IDF soldier takes a strange dare, and brings the battlefield home
The new TV show, starring two young Jewish women, may be as culturally significant as Lenny Bruce or Joey Ramone
I pray with angry, damaged, and difficult men. I stay because they’re like my brothers. And because sometimes they change.
Video: Of course you love your grandmother’s matzo-ball soup. But try this recipe if you prefer something with a bit of a kick.
The Talmud describes rabbis who were not just judges and legal analysts, but magicians as well
A new law allows Israelis to import books translated in Arab world
As Iran holds its ground and hope of peace talks recedes
Plus Iran, Russia, Lebanon, and more in the news
Plus Iran responds, the high cost of kosher, and more in the news
Plus an Israeli in the NBA, Lebanese rockets, and more in the news
Samuel Maoz’s ‘Lebanon’ is the latest of three recent films about the 1982 Lebanon war
Saying it’s one-sided
Plus debating Iran sanctions and Biden’s early new year.
Hezbollah didn’t do it, but action still raises tensions
More problems for rights group accused of anti-Israel bias
Why a Third Lebanon War would be far worse than the Second
No treaty soon with Lebanon; more Jewish building in East Jerusalem?
Germans like ‘Basterds,’ circumcision for all, and more in the morning news
Striking it rich, preparing for battle, and objecting to an award for Mary Robinson
Plus, tension at the Lebanon border
As the 91-year-old Yiddish theater star embarks on a Purim cabaret show, we revisit his appearance on Vox Tablet
Edmund Levin plumbs trial transcripts to examine how one of Russia’s biggest court cases fed on the myth of Jewish malice
Evolving Jewish culture—and doctors’ orders—dealt a blow to South Florida’s delicatessens. But they’re making a comeback.