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.
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
I don’t talk like my fellow Torontonians because I was raised inside the ‘Bathurst Bubble,’ the city’s Jewish community
It wasn’t as big as Batman, but ‘Mendy and the Golem’ gave Jewish kids a taste of pop culture—with a rabbinical seal of approval
Seven decades ago, the Jews of Rhodes were sent to Auschwitz. Now some descendants are preserving a culture nearly lost.
Can an unlikely alliance of renegade rabbis and right-wing politicians strip the ultra-Orthodox of their power?
In which the PM is an innocent bystander to the criminalization of dissent
ADL head menschily criticizes Knesset’s J Street hearings
We wouldn’t want that
Plus the conversion bill stays in the drawer, and more
The other demographic crisis
But who is a Jew? A morning with Danny Ayalon
Israel divided unites America, and more
A recent contretemps in Israel served to underscore the surprising and recent cohesion among the branches of U.S. Judaism
Israeli Amar says ‘liberals’ ‘terrorize’ true Jews
Auslander has a visitor, and more
Plus Yoffie speaks out, and more in the news
Why the enemy of our enemy isn’t always our friend
Rotem bill, currently frozen, provoked strong opposition stateside
Plus Obama’s newly strong support for Israel, and more
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.