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
The Israeli Air Forces responds to Palestinian mortars by attacking rocket launchers
Following backlash, D.C. museum will investigate further (updated)
And then stonewalls reporters asking about it
UN report casts doubt on Israeli fault in the death of a Palestinian infant
Plus Harvey Weinstein’s role in Michelle Obama’s Oscar appearance
A look at Gaza’s beleaguered neighbor
It snows in Israel at least once every winter. So, why does the Israeli media cover it as though it was a war?
Plus a member of Satmar community gets indicted on attack on rabbi
Two dispatches tell the same story for Jews and Israelis
The must-have accessory of the season
If the past few weeks are any guide, it looks like the open feud between Jerusalem and Washington is over
Is it actually the “death knell” for the two-state solution?
Josh Hantman talks Operation Pillar of Defense and the life of a spokesman
According to his widow, Ribhi Badawi had been in Hamas prison
Plus the return of Tzipi and Mile End gets chippy
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