From smashing Google Glasses to rejecting peace talks, failing to understand natural rights is leading to some very dark places
Members of the Mimouna Club have made it their mission to learn about Jews and Jewish life as a way of learning about themselves
In his memoir ‘Positive,’ Michael Saag warns that our broken health care system is more dangerous than the AIDS epidemic
The cab-driving poet and his wife marched alone together in the Israel Day Parade
At the intersection of artifice and experience comes a beguiling fantasia on Jewish themes, ‘I Pity the Poor Immigrant’
Before writing a novel about the gangster’s immigrant yearnings, I went digging in the dark corners where he lived
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
My father used to share his harrowing childhood memories every year at the Seder. Now I make sure his memories will survive.
A universe of blogs has sprung up where issues of Jewish law and rabbinic authority are discussed in unprecedented ways
A look back at the week that was
Leib Tropper is teaching and lecturing in Staten Island
Guma Aguiar, the possibly unstable Israeli sports tycoon!
Allegedly directed boys into a mikvah
Our editor returns fire in the NYT
Today’s rabbinic culture is closing the door to converts, and ignoring its own history in the process
Plus the Buck-Oy State, Eichmann in the Vatican, and more
Plus, another Jewish N.Y. Senate candidate, oh no Canada, and more
Disgraced rabbi may have avoided formal condemnation
Hoffman discusses Rabbi Leib Tropper
Disgraced rabbi still running yeshiva
Will Monsey’s faithful ever forgive disgraced rabbi?
Cites Tropper revelations broken by Tablet
Reserving judgment on sex scandal reported by Tablet
The rabbis’ silence, trouble with Saudis, and more
Liel Leibovitz, who has a new book out on the rock ’n’ roll poet, looks at how Cohen’s songs evolved from bleak to transcendent
Correspondence templates taught Jews both literacy and how to be modern. A new anthology shows their entertainment value.