The evolution of Jewish American political discourse from outsider counter-culture to ‘never again a victim’
One Middle Eastern nation does indeed pay to influence U.S. foreign policy. Hint: It’s not Israel.
Hamas today is in the same position as Yasser Arafat once was: sacrificing its people to a corrupted ideal
The singer has had better songs, but his new record captures his ideas more clearly than ever
What role does America play in Jewish life, and by extension what kind of Jewish literature can be created here?
New novel ‘The Betrayers’ boldly places at its center the most famous refusenik and all he represents for Soviet Jewry
Just because you’re in synagogue doesn’t mean you have to read what’s in the prayer book
Video: Throw away your jars of gray fish patties. This Rosh Hashanah, make a terrine that’ll have doubters asking for seconds.
A new shoe offers some extra height to Jews of shorter stature. But why prey on insecurities and stereotypes to sell footwear?
Robert Malley, a former Clinton official, says Hamas must be engaged
Plus Smith v. Rosenberg, Packer v. Ramadan, and more
Tablet profile today explains more
Old-man sex, juvenile Seders, and more
The AIPAC leaks case, the actual Pulitzer, and more
Daniel fries a potato, Abrams fries Obama, and more
Which is maybe why there’s so much of it!
Ecumenical political philosophy, ecumenical Zionism, and more
A visit with the Antiguan prime minister, and more
‘Engagement or Regime Change?’
A movie about a movie about the Jews, engaging engagement, and more
Flynt and Hillary Mann Leverett claim they aren’t influence peddlers, but their emails suggest otherwise
The ‘Times’ likes Lee Smith’s ‘A Strong Horse’
Freedom Riders and Lady Liberty
The Iranian AIPAC, a cool new museum show, and more
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.
Batya Ungar-Sargon discusses her exposé on the tax rolls and funding cuts that fueled an ethnic rift in East Ramapo, N.Y.
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.