A new book shows how Austrian Chancellor Bruno Kreisky was the ancestor of the Jews who now serve in the hate-Israel movement
How did Mohamed Merah happen? In the third of a five-part series on anti-Semitism in France, the roots of the Toulouse gunman.
‘You do not have the right to invoke my people’s struggle for your shoddy purposes’
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
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
Irving Finkel, an expert on ancient Mesopotamia, decodes a Babylonian tablet and traces its path to the Book of Genesis
Was Meir Kahane’s murder al-Qaida’s earliest attack on U.S. soil?
Plus Rosenfels can’t catch a break, and more
The odyssey of Jack Tytell: An intimate look at the accused Jewish killer
A boon to all three, a threat to Islamist terrorism
A visit with the Antiguan prime minister, and more
A new book offers a history of Jewish terrorism in Israel from the Maccabees to the present
In a new book, Mark Perry argues that groups like Hamas will behave rationally if the U.S. engages with them. He’s wrong.
Plus new U.S. Syria envoy also killed Jesse James, and more
After failed attack, attention paid to Israel’s success
Six were killed in local Chabad House
Back then he was targeting Palestinians
A letter, a warning, and more from the news
Was it homophobia?
Over a scene in ‘Brüno’
In baroque Arabic
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