The country and the world came to a standstill then. Can his death inspire a similar momentum for change?
Long seen as allies of the Jewish state, Bedouins may be 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
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 home, 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.
The Dubai assassination hits the big screen
Plus China and Russia stand up to Iran, and more in the news
Meir Dagan, recently retired as chief of the Mossad, wanted to reestablish the agency as a powerful deterrent to Israel’s enemies. With a string of daring operations, he succeeded.
Was it a failure? ‘GQ’ seems to think so
Plus hot mommies, and more in the news
Plus Natalie getting married, and more in the news
Plus, a Jewish American baby boom, and more in the news
Plus Hamas may have anti-aircraft missiles, and more in the news
Plus Paladino and his rabbi, and more in the news
Mossad’s expertise, utility has stymied probe
Plus Russia grows a backbone on Iran, and more in the news
Plus Bloomberg’s strong, personal stand, and more in the news
But alleged Mossad agent will be extradited
Plus Obama tries (again) to engage Iran, and more in the news
Alleged Mossad agent may appeal Polish decision
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