A new piece of legislation seeks to upset the status quo over which language the Jewish state deems official. It’s deeply misguided.
New York State starves schools of money. In East Ramapo, Orthodox Jews—and special-needs children—get the blame.
Batya Ungar-Sargon discusses her exposé on the tax rolls and funding cuts that fueled an ethnic rift in East Ramapo, N.Y.
How under the weight of history, all memory becomes holy—even the memory that should not
The country singer—and a founding father of American Christian Zionism—died 11 years ago this week
An excerpt from a new analysis of King David, the biblical poet-hero
Some Modern Orthodox teens observe ‘half-Shabbat,’ using cell phones in private. How widespread is the trend? Is it a crisis?
There is no single unifying cuisine, but Jewish food from Central and South America is coming into its own
For the first time, I’m concerned about my kids’ Jewishness as I send them off in the morning
And wish it a happy birthday!
Apply by next Monday
David Samuels and Bari Weiss are literary, senior editors
Proudly unorthodox, org. kept young Jews interested
Vox Tablet and The Scroll get Magazine Editors’ nods
Apply for our spring internship
Our Hanukkah party photo album
Apply to work at Tablet Magazine
Come see Susan Sher before she goes!
Ever wonder what your dreams are trying to tell you?
Kamenetz’s, and Nextbook Press’s, latest
Vanessa Davis comes to The Strand
Plus: Should we be sponsoring one?
The latest ‘Text/Context’
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
Forging ancient artifacts, procuring army sick passes, and pretending to be normal after a traumatic brain injury