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
Plus Ashton compares Toulouse to Gaza, and more in the news
Plus Israel takes credit for further sanctions, and more in the news
Frayed relations could perhaps be restored with appeal to interests, Syria
Plus West Bank statehood edifice collapsing, and more in the news
Plus the Assad emails, we off Drake? and more
Plus A. Lieberman explains Syrian regime change, and more in the news
Plus concerns of covert Iranian breakout, and more in the news
Plus Jew-school advances to championship, the AIPAC Three, and more
The transitive principle comes to geopolitics
Plus trying to solve the problem that is Syria, and more in the news
Plus humanitarian aid for Homs, and more in the news
Plus Adnan to be released, marching in Damascus, and more in the news
Smuggled into Syria, a reporter finds that the Free Syrian Army lacks leadership but is fiercely united against Bashar al-Assad and Iran
Plus Iran not giving up program, and more in the news
Plus tragic accident in West Bank kills 10 Palestinians, and more in the news
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