Long seen as allies of the Jewish state, Bedouins are embracing their neighbors’ identity—as a way of expressing their own
By building a new center-left coalition, Labor’s new leader has an opportunity to play kingmaker and restore his party’s influence
A new book chronicles the African Hebrew Israelites of Jerusalem, who left Chicago four decades ago and never looked back
On the 26th anniversary of Freedom Sunday, a photographer uses objects to look at the immigrant experience
Egyptian playwright Ali Salem and others are marginalized at home and in the Western media, but they are political pioneers
Tablet Original Fiction: For Alexander Gruen, there are no real Jews left in the world, only holes—and fire
Even though it’s just a few blocks from our apartment, the Lower East Side Tenement Museum gave my girls a chance to time-travel
An ambitious new park is set to transform the dilapidated neighborhood that was once the Russian capital’s first Jewish quarter
The whole idea of a ritual bath seemed foreign and too religious. But now it’s a warm reminder of the moment I became a Jew.
Plus, the Shin Bet arrests two in infamous lynching case from 2000
Israeli tennis team dethrones Federer, Swiss.
Plus tension in Lebanon, Iranian provocation, and more in the news
Plus Kleztky’s killer goes insane route, and more in the news
Accused Kletzky killer’s lawyer is new to the neighborhood
Plus Kletzky dad sues confessed killer, and more
Admitted murderer says he doesn’t know why he killed lost 8-year-old boy
Plus, Levi Aron indicted, schmucks, and more in the news
Plus lawyers in Kletzky case tease insanity defense, and more in the news
Plus Jewish summer camps get their frack on, free Turkish circumcisions, and more
Does sexually graphic material help Jewish continuity? ‘Unclean Lips’ argues for the unseemliness of Bruce, Roth, and their ilk.
The composer of the beloved Hanukkah song ‘Ocho Kandelikas’ shares stories and melodies from her past
‘Saffron Rice and Cranberry Sauce’ is one of eight stories in a theater production based on Persian Jewish women’s lives