Don’t call yourselves progressives if you put up with religiously zealous, violent maniacs like Hamas
AIPAC, the so-called Jewish Lobby, has no influence in the White House and is scared to speak out
A new book shows how Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky was the ancestor of the Jews who now serve in the hate-Israel movement
What happened when Kenneth Fearing’s Communist sympathies came up against his ideas about art?
Now that you know the novelist’s incestuous secrets, is his newly reissued ‘Mercy of a Rude Stream’ quartet worth reading or not?
With the No. 1 album in America, the parodist proves yet again the full depth of his genius
Roman Jews have had a long love affair with tomatoes. This recipe for oven-browned ‘pomodori a mezzo’ will show you why.
For two weeks at Camp Simcha every summer, campers aren’t kids with cancer or kids with cerebral palsy. They’re just kids.
Antic embellishments, like Esther being good in bed, help Talmudic rabbis to more fully explicate the text’s divine meaning
The Shallowest, Least Thoughtful Commentators of the Week
Turns out Jewish Chairmen of the Federal Reserve have spotty records
Plus everything you might want to know about sequestration
How some are making the case for nomination of Hagel for defense secretary
A profile of Boteach the candidate
When the comments on the blogs of Stephen Walt, Andrew Sullivan, Philip Weiss, and Glenn Greenwald turn ugly, who should be held accountable? Plus: A Jew-baiter’s lexicon.
A love story swallowed by the Holocaust
Formerly banned from U.S., professor preaches limited reform
Looking back at ‘A Serious Man’
Today in the Dubai Murder Mystery
Includes Bloomberg and Soros; does not include Adelson
Plus the truth about kosher, Israel and Micronesia, and more
Please resume thinking of us when you think ‘Tablet’
Connecticut AG Richard Blumenthal expected to win Dodd’s seat
Merry Nittel Nacht!
Irving Finkel, an expert on ancient Mesopotamia, decodes a Babylonian tablet and traces its path to the Book of Genesis
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