In the final part of Tablet’s series on French anti-Semitism, echoes and paradoxes of a gruesome murder
Steven Salaita’s case isn’t about free speech. It’s about common sense, and the rightful consequences of bigotry and violence.
Why ‘Islamophobia’ in Europe cannot be equated with anti-Semitism, either in nature or degree
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
‘Let the Celebrations Begin,’ an acclaimed and controversial Australian children’s book, raises questions about Holocaust education
Jewish grandma Isadora Alman pioneered the American sex-advice column, then found her work obsolete.
Talmudic rabbis debate professional eulogizers, trying to strike a balance between the holy and the mundane
Plus R.I.P. Harman, lox vs. smoked salmon, and more
Plus Syria worsens, and more in the news
How Egyptian regime change will squeeze Israeli energy
Natural gas shutdown leads to exploration of other options
Plus a few minor things that happened, and more
Plus Russia grows a backbone on Iran, and more in the news
Plus Rosenfels can’t catch a break, and more
Plus political rabbi gets U.S. scold, and more in the news
Plus the coming Israeli energy boom, and more in the news
Plus the Islamic center around the world, and more in the news
Seen as provocation against Israel
Why energy is the new Golan
Plus PR amateur hour, and more
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
After making a splash back home, the creators of the Hebrew-language program are launching an English version on Vox Tablet