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
Plus the Palestine Papers stir trouble, and more in the news
Plus Iran talks fizzle, an end to U.S. engagement, and more in the news
Druze leader Jumblatt sides with ‘the resistance’ against PM
Plus new Iran talks start, and more in the news
Plus Medvedev gets warm welcome in Jericho, and more in the news
Hezbollah grabs more power to Israel’s north
Plus China and Russia stand up to Iran, and more in the news
Sitting pretty, Party of God nonetheless has much to fear
Plus confidence on Iran, flailing on Lebanon, and more in the news
Plus Israel picks a side on Sudan, and more
Obama and PM meet; Israel’s northern border could turn chaotic
Do some in the West hold some in the Mideast to a different standard?
Plus U.S. stays out of offshore dispute, and more in the news
Plus long live the King, and more
Plus the ADL still likes Hank, and more in the news
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