In Lahore a Facebook group dedicated to atheists and agnostics serves a silent minority in the world’s other religious nation-state
But now the country’s Jewish community is divided between those lining up with Moscow and those joining the revolution in Kiev
Residents in gentrifying areas will get units in luxury buildings. Activists say that won’t stop the cost of living from pushing them out.
Peter and Martine Halban run England’s most cosmopolitan and finely curated Jewish and Middle Eastern-themed literary press
Somehow, the mangling of the Broadway actress’s name may be the best thing to happen to her underappreciated career
Tablet Original Fiction: An IDF soldier takes a strange dare, and brings the battlefield home
After reading my book out loud, I finally accepted the truth: I’m just not an oral tradition kind of guy
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.
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Meet the new problems, same as the old problems
The logic behind the new Fatah-Hamas unity
Palestinian prime minister admits time is far from ripe for more talks
Conventional wisdom says Israel must reach a peace deal quickly, before population trends and diplomatic isolation overtake the Jewish state. Demographics and geopolitics tell a different story.
Abbas recasts failure to reconcile as selling point at the U.N.
Plus real Persian firemen of Long Island, and more
Disagreement over Fayyad could be straw that breaks always-tenuous deal
Plus Obama ditches Weiner, and more in the news
Palestinians, seemingly turned off by U.N. vote, tentatively agree to peace talks
Plus accused Giffords shooter won’t stand trial now, and more
Plus Israel and ‘12, sustainable delis, and more
Plus a daily digest of Armenian life and culture, and more in the news
After reconciliation with Hamas, can the P.A. be trusted with millions of dollars?
The myriad problems with and underlying logic for reconciliation
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.