A new book shows how Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky was the ancestor of the Jews who now serve in the hate-Israel movement
How did Mohamed Merah happen? In the third of a five-part series on anti-Semitism in France, the roots of the Toulouse gunman.
‘You do not have the right to invoke my people’s struggle for your shoddy purposes’
With the No. 1 album in America, the parodist proves yet again the full depth of his genius
Tablet Original Fiction: Angela loves Paul loves Claire loves Adam loves Angela
Richard Linklater’s Boyhood is the best film of 2014, and one of the least Jewish movies ever made
For two weeks at Camp Simcha every summer, campers aren’t kids with cancer or kids with cerebral palsy. They’re just kids.
Antic embellishments, like Esther being good in bed, help Talmudic rabbis to more fully explicate the text’s divine meaning
Irving Finkel, an expert on ancient Mesopotamia, decodes a Babylonian tablet and traces its path to the Book of Genesis
A new book examines how the Nazis tailored their message for Arab and Muslim audiences
Also some Nazi controversy, but who really cares?
No wonder he looks unhappy!
Plus the IDF targets Bar Refaeli, and more
Anne Frank protector who saved diaries after arrest was 100
Plus post-Holocaust Picassos, Vampire Weekend’s Jewishness, and more
Plus is the construction freeze bad for the environment?
New ‘book’ ‘says’ that the Union inspired the Nazis
Well, she set it in 1936, but Germans are now reinstating it
Plus U.S. Nazi hunting, a foiled plot in Yemen, and more in the news
Exhibit reveals Nazi plans to de-Christ Christmas
Shalit’s release could be imminent, plus Palin’s wisdom, scholarly dissent, and more in the news
Roger Cohen seeks detente, plus mutinous soldiers, strategic land grabs, and more in the news
Plus Teitel indicted, Australia surrenders ex-Nazi, and more in the news
But won’t discuss why
How one shy, whistle-blowing intern in an Amsterdam archive uncovered a travesty that insulted a decimated community
Two economists argue that literacy, not laws forbidding land ownership, created a small, widely dispersed and highly skilled minority