Steven Salaita’s case isn’t about free speech. It’s about common sense, and the rightful consequences of bigotry and violence.
Why ‘Islamophobia’ in Europe cannot be equated with anti-Semitism, either in nature or degree
With Central American children at our borders, the United States, and the West, cannot just criticize Israel
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
‘Let the Celebrations Begin,’ an acclaimed and controversial Australian children’s book, raises questions about Holocaust education
Jewish grandma Isadora Alman pioneered the American sex-advice column, then found her work obsolete.
Talmudic rabbis debate professional eulogizers, trying to strike a balance between the holy and the mundane
Fighting information warfare, Auslander vs. Jews, and more
Rabbi’s block, city of sukkahs, and more
Auslander has a visitor, and more
The ‘unofficial ambassador,’ Auslander’s voices, and more
An oxymoronic liberal Zionism, dogs!, and more
Who will make The New Yorker’s under-40 cut?
Lights, camera, funding, and more
By Tablet columnist Joshua Cohen
Spy games, evading the next Holocaust, and more
Ecumenical political philosophy, ecumenical Zionism, and more
How nine fiction writers handled the theme of the seventh day
Music that tastes like chicken, Pesach on the beach, and more
Eavesdropping on a book-club meeting and lamenting the unloved life of a writer
Auslander does death, Turkey’s rise, and more
Shalom Auslander talks genocide in his first column
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
Forging ancient artifacts, procuring army sick passes, and pretending to be normal after a traumatic brain injury
After making a splash back home, the creators of the Hebrew-language program are launching an English version on Vox Tablet