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 kids in government, Nimoy’s exit, and more
Plus one gate opens and another closes in Jerusalem
Promises, moodiness, and pressure
After a painstaking survey, Tablet Magazine awards title for nation’s tastiest triangular treat
Plus Margolick on Kristol, Phil Jackson on mitzvot, and more
How a Modern Orthodox Jew struggled to reconcile her yogic practice with her Judaism
Plus Bibi’s charge, Gentile latkes, and the Times covers Tablet
Plus, settlers cold to freeze, the Israeli mob in L.A., and more
Thanks to Jewish ‘Top Chef’ winner
LAPD says, though shooter still at large
UPDATED: Victims in good condition, assailant still at large
A cuddly Jewish monster, another con man, and multi-denominational togetherness
The characters in ‘God’s Gym’ strive to make order out of life’s chaos
Holiday traffic, Tweet Streets, and the ‘H’ word
Says it makes him happier not to hate.
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