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
Economic Minister Naftali Bennett walked out during Martin Schulz’s speech
It could create a viable Palestinian state. But will the parties go for it?
How the new structure advances the debate over prayer at the Western Wall
The potential new mayors of Tel Aviv, Haifa, and Jerusalem
Plus an argument for European Jews heading elsewhere, and more in the news
That’s about all anyone is saying right now
Israeli Knesset OKs referendum bill on withdrawal
A round-up of very little diplomatic news
If a referendum occurs, more than half of those polled would vote in favor
Barring a late breakthrough, Kerry to return to U.S. after failed peace push
Ex-Shin Bet head Yuval Diskin warns that Israel’s leaders appear to be dangerously detached from reality
Poll reveals Israelis don’t want leaders considering American Jews’ positions
Bubba urges peace at a fête for Shimon Peres
Naftali Bennett, Israel’s Minister of Religious Affairs, proposes reform to fund community-selected rabbis—including non-Orthodox.
Naftali Bennett just received one
As the 91-year-old Yiddish theater star embarks on a Purim cabaret show, we revisit his appearance on Vox Tablet
Edmund Levin plumbs trial transcripts to examine how one of Russia’s biggest court cases fed on the myth of Jewish malice
Evolving Jewish culture—and doctors’ orders—dealt a blow to South Florida’s delicatessens. But they’re making a comeback.