Residents in gentrifying areas will get units in luxury buildings. Activists say that won’t stop the cost of living from pushing them out.
Jews in Kiev say the protests were about democracy; others in Odessa believe the Maidan was full of Nazis. Now what?
Jews have lived in the area since ancient times, and leaders from Catherine the Great to Stalin encouraged their settlement there
The new TV show, starring two young Jewish women, may be as culturally significant as Lenny Bruce or Joey Ramone
The better, more real, and more compelling of the two Israeli-Palestinian intelligence films opens this week in the U.S.
A new book on sitcoms shows how the late Sherwood Schwartz, N.J. Jew in L.A., invented the modern high-concept comedy
I pray with angry, damaged, and difficult men. I stay because they’re like my brothers. And because sometimes they change.
Video: Of course you love your grandmother’s matzo-ball soup. But try this recipe if you prefer something with a bit of a kick.
The Talmud describes rabbis who were not just judges and legal analysts, but magicians as well
Plus will the real Flagman please stand up? and more in the news
While Israel sits in the catbird seat
What it could mean for Israel
Plus, the Jew who made anti-sharia big, and more in the news
U.N. flotilla report delayed again so that negotiations can continue
Plus the uncowardly Robert Ford, the Hasidic Sam Spade, and more
Plus Erdogan’s new view of Turkish foreign policy, and more in the news
Plus U.S. electioneering on Israel, and more in the news
Israeli couple gives thumbs-up name to daughter
Plus, exit Mitchell, stage irrelevant, and more
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The Wikileaks diplomatic cables reveal further evidence of a Turkish prime minister using every tactic at his disposal to bolster his authoritarianism
Prestige hurt, but Turkish diplomacy is back
Plus what WikiLeaks told us today, and more in the news
The classified diplomatic cables published by Wikileaks are the Pentagon Papers of the pro-Israel right
The prime minister leads journalist Peter Greenberg through the Holy Land
Syrian-made rockets reportedly flown to Iran then shipped to Gaza
Collection of 500,000 documents will be made available to the public
Wolfgang G. Schwanitz answers Tablet’s review of his and Barry Rubin’s book
Minnesota Republican Michele Bachmann thinks so
Samuel Waldman, a teacher at a girls’ seminary, admits obtaining films online
We’re hiring a full-time, paid editorial intern
Isabel Halley’s porcelain and gold plate gets Lena Dunham’s stamp of approval
Cites Ukraine’s appointment of oligarchs as governors as reason for unrest
As the 91-year-old Yiddish theater star embarks on a Purim cabaret show, we revisit his appearance on Vox Tablet
Edmund Levin plumbs trial transcripts to examine how one of Russia’s biggest court cases fed on the myth of Jewish malice
Evolving Jewish culture—and doctors’ orders—dealt a blow to South Florida’s delicatessens. But they’re making a comeback.