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
Brighton Beach brawl ends in decision for rabbi-in-training
Does history live up to the Islamic center’s ideal?
The latest ‘Text/Context’
Ask Joseph Telushkin your questions
Hasidic tale gets updated for the stage
The Ground Zero Islamic center was named for a period in Spanish-Muslim history that some call a golden age of tolerance
Stallone’s Barney Ross versus our Barney Ross
The prime minister with a song in his heart
Why now? Why not now?
Charged English anti-Semitism in Tablet Magazine; now denies it
Plus Cameron calls Gaza ‘prison camp,’ and more
Our editor returns fire in the NYT
The latest ‘Jewish Review of Books’
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