But now the country’s Jewish community is divided between those lining up with Moscow and those joining the revolution in Kiev
Residents in gentrifying areas will get units in luxury buildings. Activists say that won’t stop the cost of living from pushing them out.
Jews in Kiev say the protests were about democracy; others in Odessa believe the Maidan was full of Nazis. Now what?
Somehow, the mangling of the Broadway actress’s name may be the best thing to happen to her underappreciated career
Tablet Original Fiction: An IDF soldier takes a strange dare, and brings the battlefield home
The new TV show, starring two young Jewish women, may be as culturally significant as Lenny Bruce or Joey Ramone
I pray with angry, damaged, and difficult men. I stay because they’re like my brothers. And because sometimes they change.
Video: Of course you love your grandmother’s matzo-ball soup. But try this recipe if you prefer something with a bit of a kick.
The Talmud describes rabbis who were not just judges and legal analysts, but magicians as well
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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