I got my start in a contentious corner of the Jewish press. It’s good to be here again.
Everything you need to know about world turmoil today—from Obama to Assad to ISIS—is in the ethos of the Corleone family
‘Chained wives,’ refused Jewish divorces by their husbands, take to social media
The influential writer reflects on six decades of art, worry, and Jewish Princess jokes
Assassinated for his opposition to Zionism, de Haan’s life was a succession of scandals, from sex with young Arabs to radical diplomacy
‘This Changes Everything’ is great, except for the parts that don’t add up
The Book of Jonah teaches us to reach beyond our own community with the holiday’s message—whether we are accepted or rejected
Even if the person you wronged doesn’t remember what you did, it can still make a difference to ask for forgiveness. Maybe.
As Yom Kippur approaches, I’ll share what I’ve learned about how to apologize—and how not to
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
On a new album, the captivating leader of the band Pharaoh’s Daughter reclaims the music that dominated her religious childhood
Chaya Ben Baruch’s sixth child was born with Down syndrome. Then she did what every good mother does—set out to find him a mate.
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.