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
With Central American children at our borders, the United States, and the West, cannot just criticize Israel
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?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
‘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
The nose makes the man, and more
Big ball of string, a very dairy Shavuot, and more
Jerusalem, forever anything? and more
Britain’s maybe-new top diplomat, and more
Etgar Keret airborne, singing Yiddish, and more
A great escape, a really long book, and more
Breaking Passover in style, the ‘linkage’ problem, and more
The Seder sausage-making, and more
King of the Jews, a Talmudic cult novel, and more
The latest Woody Allens, a very taurine haftorah, and more
Inquiring Tablet commenters want to know!
A visit with the Antiguan prime minister, and more
Waving ‘The White Ribbon,’ of God and video games, and more
Looking back at ‘A Serious Man’
Hamen-tasting, Vashti the feminist, and more on Purim
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