In the final part of Tablet’s series on French anti-Semitism, echoes and paradoxes of a gruesome murder
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
A live-action role-playing game set up a scenario with ‘inmates’ and a ‘furnace.’ What could go wrong?
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?
‘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
Reports say there will be a swearing-in tomorrow or next week
The coalition game: Who’s in — and who’s out
Plus Franz Kafka’s unpublished work will go to Jerusalem
Or perhaps proof of why we need more Jewish holidays
Plus Aaron David Miller on Platformgate
Plus a settler leader gets profiled by the Times
Analyzing the break-ups
Protests, Kadima Party force Bibi to promise real concessions
Prime minister likely to propose compromise bill, keep coalition intact
With squabbling of Kadima and religious parties, Bibi holds all the cards
New ICG report calls for reset of current negotiations paradigm
It could be 1967; more ominously, it could be 1984
Plus Bibi switches course on settlement neighborhood, and more in the news
Israel’s new coalition echoes the unity government that came together on the eve of the Six Day War
Deal could lend electoral reform and even peace process momentum
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