But now the country’s Jewish community is divided between those lining up with Moscow and those joining the revolution in Kiev
Residents in gentrifying areas will get units in luxury buildings. Activists say that won’t stop the cost of living from pushing them out.
Jews in Kiev say the protests were about democracy; others in Odessa believe the Maidan was full of Nazis. Now what?
Somehow, the mangling of the Broadway actress’s name may be the best thing to happen to her underappreciated career
Tablet Original Fiction: An IDF soldier takes a strange dare, and brings the battlefield home
The new TV show, starring two young Jewish women, may be as culturally significant as Lenny Bruce or Joey Ramone
I pray with angry, damaged, and difficult men. I stay because they’re like my brothers. And because sometimes they change.
Video: Of course you love your grandmother’s matzo-ball soup. But try this recipe if you prefer something with a bit of a kick.
The Talmud describes rabbis who were not just judges and legal analysts, but magicians as well
Plus Houston bomb threats, Haim, and Marc Meron
Plus a New York socialite gets sentenced and John Malkovich arrives in Israel
Has the red line on direct American participation in Syria been crossed?
What seeming more and more like a normal day
Plus calls for greater involvement in Syria gather steam
Plus Bibi signs off on Sharansky’s new plan for the Western Wall
The life and times of Isaac Shushan
Plus John Kerry throws a brushback pitch at North Korea
Plus diplomats say chemical weapons were used by Assad in Syria
How Bibi Netanyahu handed the American president a big trophy—and got what Israel wanted all along
Plus Barbara Walters is retiring
Meanwhile, chaos in Syria takes a major Assad ally
Three subjects—Iran, the Palestinians, and Syria—will surely be the subject of tonight’s dinner in Jerusalem
The Israeli-Syrian border is quiet no more, as armed Islamist rebels pledge to take back the Golan Heights
Trouble in the Golan
As the 91-year-old Yiddish theater star embarks on a Purim cabaret show, we revisit his appearance on Vox Tablet
Edmund Levin plumbs trial transcripts to examine how one of Russia’s biggest court cases fed on the myth of Jewish malice
Evolving Jewish culture—and doctors’ orders—dealt a blow to South Florida’s delicatessens. But they’re making a comeback.