Shmuley Boteach—rabbi, sexpert, Michael Jackson pal—has led many lives. But none of them can obliterate his past.
Guess how many skyscrapers the terror organization could’ve built instead of tunnels
A visit to Roubaix, home of alleged Jewish Museum killer Mehdi Nemmouche. Second of a five-part series on anti-Semitism in France.
As a new bride-to-be, I can’t look away from tonight’s episode of the reality TV series starring Andi Dorfman
Tablet Original Fiction: a scientist chases a meteorite, and finds a message from God
The late Rabbi Yoel Teitelbaum and his disciples’ interpretation of his decisions and actions during the Holocaust
Seven decades ago, the Jews of Rhodes were sent to Auschwitz. Now some descendants are preserving a culture nearly lost.
Talmudic rabbis, like us, can only study the course of history for the elusive signs of God’s intentions
As Hershey’s pushes its new chocolate spread, longstanding Israeli brand Hashachar Ha’Oleh may finally boost its U.S. sales
London writer says ultra-Orthodox groups have state OK to keep Jews, Arabs apart
Yom Kippur without God, a Catholic call-out, and Dylan disappoints
Iran threatens, Barak is sued, Madoff victims stew, and more in the news
Palestinians more impoverished; ultra-Orthodox more hungry
But meetings have resulted in little apparent progress
A translation of Mahmoud Darwish’s journals offers an introduction to the Palestinian poet’s work
Because it’s a loss in the ‘Legitimacy War,’ Princeton prof argues
Obama says one thing, Peres says another, and more in the news
With concert in Israel this week, after recovering from food poisoning
Through Arab media, blogosphere
Obama plans a photo op, Russian inmates get sanctuary, and more in the news
Mitchell’s dreams, HRW’s scandal, and more in the news
Imagining Mamet, roaming charges, and the band that played on
A violent clash, a deportation, and more from the news
One blogger is worried about the change, another doesn’t buy it
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
Known for right-wing politics, Vladimir Jabotinsky left an equally critical literary legacy. Hillel Halkin looks at it all.