The lingering effects of his massive Ponzi scheme on a century-old youth group, a Boston philanthropist, and small investors
The country and the world came to a standstill then. Can his death inspire a similar momentum for change?
Long seen as allies of the Jewish state, Bedouins may be embracing their neighbors’ identity—as a way of expressing their own
The Tattler: So what if Carrie Underwood and Stephen Moyer revive the Von Trapps? Is that so wrong?
On the 26th anniversary of Freedom Sunday, a photographer uses objects to look at the immigrant experience
Egyptian playwright Ali Salem and others are marginalized at home and in the Western media, but they are political pioneers
Enough already with blasting shopping as soulless: Jewish tradition is nothing if not a defense of commerce
Even though it’s just a few blocks from our home, the Lower East Side Tenement Museum gave my girls a chance to time-travel
An ambitious new park is set to transform the dilapidated neighborhood that was once the Russian capital’s first Jewish quarter
Starting a conversation about Jewish fiction
Dr. Ruth, Shmuley Boteach, Mayim Bialik, Shalom Auslander, and 23 more on ensuring a meaningful year
As children get older, they need more privacy—especially if their parents are writers. That’s why you won’t read much about my kids anymore.
Plus Wexler on the problem of building on swappable land, and more
Tablet co-sponsoring book reading at San Francisco JCC
In Shalom Auslander’s new novel, the protagonist tries to wean himself of optimism while doing battle with the freeloader in his attic: Anne Frank
Plus Iran’s missiles, Jordanian intrigue, and more
Plus Kreayshawn, Arrington, and other Jews you may know of
It’s the time of year for apologies, but not everyone has forgiveness on their mind. An argument for not saying sorry until God does.
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Literally following your dreams, ‘Bonanza,’ and more
Fighting information warfare, Auslander vs. Jews, and more
Rabbi’s block, city of sukkahs, and more
Auslander has a visitor, and more
Does sexually graphic material help Jewish continuity? ‘Unclean Lips’ argues for the unseemliness of Bruce, Roth, and their ilk.
The composer of the beloved Hanukkah song ‘Ocho Kandelikas’ shares stories and melodies from her past