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.
Palmer Commission finds Gaza blockade legal, does not demand apology
Jewish history, the day you were born
Plus, Winehouse’s life imitates her art, and more
Israel provides Americans making aliyah with financial incentives and logistical support in a bid to make immigration not just an ideological choice but a material one as well
Plus Pollard implores Obama, the next flotilla, and more in the news
Plus U.N. posturing, Lebanese blaming, and more in the news
Plus Peres and Obama talk Pollard, and more
Plus anti-Syria lobbying, and more in the news
Plus Rosenblatt’s jeremiad, Peres’s nonsense, and more
Embattled PM plans his next move; not clear what that’ll be
Plus great old photos of great old Jews, and more
Israel cautiously welcomes an embryonic, potential new democracy
Plus an uprising in Jordan, an argument in D.C., and more
Ehud Barak should forsake his arrogance, take a page from Moses, the hero of this week’s parasha, and recognize that leading can require giving up power
Plus R.I.P. Sonia Peres, and more in the news
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.