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
The singer has had better songs, but his new record captures his ideas more clearly than ever
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
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
Tel Aviv culture clash, sprechen sie Deutsch?, and more
A real live novel on Tablet begins, and more
Little people, big questions
Green is good for the Jews, The Fugs, and more
Remembering Salinger, paled pictures from the Pale, and more
Make your own parenting story, goulash in Budapest, and more
The rabbis’ silence, trouble with Saudis, and more
Schmooozin’, Y-A Holocaust novels, and more
‘Emancipation’, tattle-tales, and more
Children’s music you won’t mind
Jewish music you and your kids can both tolerate
A very Ladino Hanukkah, a very Latvian Hanukkah, and more
All the articles from our weeklong series
Israeli mafiosi and a disgraced Syrian rabbi
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.