AIPAC, the so-called Jewish Lobby, has no influence in the White House and is scared to speak out
A new book shows how Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky was the ancestor of the Jews who now serve in the hate-Israel movement
How did Mohamed Merah happen? In the third of a five-part series on anti-Semitism in France, the roots of the Toulouse gunman.
Now that you know the novelist’s incestuous secrets, is his newly reissued ‘Mercy of a Rude Stream’ quartet worth reading or not?
With the No. 1 album in America, the parodist proves yet again the full depth of his genius
Tablet Original Fiction: Angela loves Paul loves Claire loves Adam loves Angela
Roman Jews have had a long love affair with tomatoes. This recipe for oven-browned ‘pomodori a mezzo’ will show you why.
For two weeks at Camp Simcha every summer, campers aren’t kids with cancer or kids with cerebral palsy. They’re just kids.
Antic embellishments, like Esther being good in bed, help Talmudic rabbis to more fully explicate the text’s divine meaning
Essex restaurant is having the least Jewish Hanukkah party ever
Why a recent fire at a major knish factory isn’t the end of the fried potato pie
Two young filmmakers are bringing the story of Streit’s Matzo Factory to life
Some in the Lower East Side clamor for Destiny’s Sheitel
An update on Friday’s big story
The leader of a historic Lower East Side synagogue wants to tear it down to build luxury condos
John Garfield, the tough, underrated Hollywood star who would have turned 100 today, embodied Jewish pride
Plus President Obama kicks off second term
Plus the brother of the Toulouse gunman speaks
The iconic Lower East Side deli keeps serving after Hurricane Sandy
New Yorker or Israeli, Jewish or Gentile, here are ways to aid those impacted
A thrift shop in New York’s East Village holds the story of my kids’ early years, and of a changed neighborhood
Nathan Hilu, an 89-year-old veteran who lives on New York’s Lower East Side, makes frenzied art from his potent memories of Jewish life and loss
A new high-end residential development is seeking to add a shine of kosher chic to the historic—if also historically downmarket—Lower East Side
Activists want building declared a landmark
Irving Finkel, an expert on ancient Mesopotamia, decodes a Babylonian tablet and traces its path to the Book of Genesis
How one shy, whistle-blowing intern in an Amsterdam archive uncovered a travesty that insulted a decimated community
Two economists argue that literacy, not laws forbidding land ownership, created a small, widely dispersed and highly skilled minority