One Middle Eastern nation does indeed pay to influence U.S. foreign policy. Hint: It’s not Israel.
Hamas today is in the same position as Yasser Arafat once was: sacrificing its people to a corrupted ideal
French journalist says that alleged shooter Mehdi Nemmouche was his jailer in Syria, may have also tormented James Foley
What role does America play in Jewish life, and by extension what kind of Jewish literature can be created here?
New novel ‘The Betrayers’ boldly places at its center the most famous refusenik and all he represents for Soviet Jewry
In an excerpt from a new biography, the great showman asks, ‘What does music mean?’
The Talmud imagines the world as organized for the benefit of Torah sages, even in matters of sex and death
These Jewish leaders’ influence has been felt around the country, in every denomination, even if you don’t know them by name
Some Modern Orthodox teens observe ‘half-Shabbat,’ using cell phones in private. How widespread is the trend? Is it a crisis?
Growing up religious, I missed out on a lot that other kids enjoyed. But looking back, I wouldn’t change it.
18 total bases fall one short of Shawn Green’s record
Texas Ranger priciest second baseman in history
This is what you get when you replace Scott Feldman in the World Series
Rooting for the Texas Rangers in the World Series
Doubling-down on the Brewers, regrouping in the American League
The Rangers will have to wait ’til next year
Kinsler helps Texas to first World Series
Plus yes that is a creepy Sharon sculpture, and more
Fortunately, our replacement is even better
Who is Tablet Magazine’s official team?
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.
Batya Ungar-Sargon discusses her exposé on the tax rolls and funding cuts that fueled an ethnic rift in East Ramapo, N.Y.
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.