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
Peace process breakdown weakens the U.S.
Has Netanyahu prepared his country for this trying moment?
Plus Galliano convicted, tent protests tested, and more in the news
Plus Turkish tensions, occupied Sinai, and more in the news
Not really. Let us count the ways.
Plus A’jad being A’jad, China picks a side, and more in the news
Plus, new Azeri friends, mini-Madoff was big at the U, and more
Plus, U.S. prepares to call for Assad to step down, and more in the news
Plus, Turkey means never having to say you’re sorry, and more
Plus, Israel is the hot congressional vacation spot, and more in the news
Plus, Syrian ships shell Syrian city, and more in the news
Plus, Arab League considers Security Council, creepy Breivik surgery, and more
Meanwhile, U.S. backs away from supporting dissidents
Plus Arafat’s succesor? and more
Abbas recasts failure to reconcile as selling point at the U.N.
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