The evolution of Jewish American political discourse from outsider counter-culture to ‘never again a victim’
One Middle Eastern nation does indeed pay to influence U.S. foreign policy. Hint: It’s not Israel.
Hamas today is in the same position as Yasser Arafat once was: sacrificing its people to a corrupted ideal
What role does America play in Jewish life, and by extension what kind of Jewish literature can be created here?
New novel ‘The Betrayers’ boldly places at its center the most famous refusenik and all he represents for Soviet Jewry
In an excerpt from a new biography, the great showman asks, ‘What does music mean?’
Video: Throw away your jars of gray fish patties. This Rosh Hashanah, make a terrine that’ll have doubters asking for seconds.
A new shoe offers some extra height to Jews of shorter stature. But why prey on insecurities and stereotypes to sell footwear?
The Talmud imagines the world as organized for the benefit of Torah sages, even in matters of sex and death
Former Maccabi Tel Aviv coach wins big with NBA star’s return to Cavaliers
Former Maccabi Tel Aviv coach named head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers
Assistant coach Guys Goodes gets promoted after David Blatt heads to NBA
When the NBA passed on him, guard Tyrese Rice found a home in Israel—and led Maccabi Tel Aviv to its sixth Euroleague crown
David Blatt led the basketball team to its May Euroleague championship win
Nearly 18,000 Twitter insults posted after Maccabi Tel Aviv’s Euroleague win
Israeli fans celebrate in Milan as team upsets favorite Real Madrid in overtime
Former phenom Tamir Goodman now coaches kids who idolize his NBA pal, Omri Casspi. What happened?
The Jewish Jeremy Lin? Not quite.
Plus, sardines are kosher, Mayim Bialik is quirky, and more
Today on Tablet
Jon Scheyer, the best Jewish basketball player of his generation, led Duke to a championship and now plays for another powerhouse: Maccabi Tel Aviv
But becoming Jewish requires more than standing on one foot
Plus Perry goes kosher, the fatal mustache, and more
IDF orders Maccabi Tel Aviv players not to travel to hostile land
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.
Batya Ungar-Sargon discusses her exposé on the tax rolls and funding cuts that fueled an ethnic rift in East Ramapo, N.Y.
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.