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.
‘You do not have the right to invoke my people’s struggle for your shoddy purposes’
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
Richard Linklater’s Boyhood is the best film of 2014, and one of the least Jewish movies ever made
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
Irving Finkel, an expert on ancient Mesopotamia, decodes a Babylonian tablet and traces its path to the Book of Genesis
Plus four more ‘knockout’ arrests, and more in the news
Plus ‘Long Skirt Long Life’ signs spotted in Brooklyn, and more in the news
Plus a New Jersey Nazi and the furor about the Stephen Hawking furor
Once again, The Scroll gets results
A Tablet favorite Jewish Jocks is among the winners
Plus Eric Trager writes on the future of the Egyptian electorate
A new book argues that the roster of Jewish jocks includes matadors, weightlifters, and competitive eaters
Plus have anti-Semitism and anti-Israel rhetoric left American college campuses?
Saying goodbye to Marc Tracy, welcoming Adam Chandler
Brooklyn Rabbi Andy Bachman and Tablet’s Marc Tracy, both good liberals, can’t agree on the merits of the Occupy Wall Street movement
Upcoming author panel to be moderated by The Scroll!
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Football Outsiders statistics guru Aaron Schatz previews the NFL playoffs with Tablet’s resident sports fanatic, Marc Tracy, and offers a strong outlook for pro football’s Jews
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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