Convicted and executed in 1953 for conspiracy to commit espionage for the former Soviet Union, she’s guilty as charged, say two authors
The newspaper settles the ‘explosive historical question that cuts to the essence of competing claims to what may be the world’s most contested piece of real estate’
The New York Times makes a list
To preserve Schmalz’s work, author Samuel G. Freedman has begun a Kickstarter campaign to fund an audio documentary and book project
A recent New York Times op-ed claims the Jewish state restricts abortion more than most Western countries. It doesn’t.
Gray Lady cuts bridge column with ‘sadness’; nixed chess column 6 mos. ago
Was his comment really worse than American politicians’ electioneering?
Memory, continuity, and a grandfather’s curious New York Times ritual
Dean Baquet also won’t publish photos of a courthouse Muhammad statue
The New York Times substitutes a bogus headline for actual reporting
Responses to a Tablet essay about the newspaper’s coverage of the Gaza war
If Jews make Israeli policy, do Wasps run England?
While the Sulzbergers tiptoed around their ethnic identity, Gelb knew America meant Jews could have both O’Neill and egg creams
Sam Rainsy’s daughter marries fellow Yale grad William Rubenstein
The top 10 Christmas songs written by Jews, from ‘Silver Bells’ to ‘Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow’
But now we have a bigger concern
The celebrated journalist fabricated Bob Dylan quotes in his new book, Imagine: How Creativity Works
The Times declares war on parenthood and loses.
Admired or reviled—but never ignored—how has Peter Beinart created a firestorm with well-worn ideas about Israel and American Jews?
According to WikiLeaks’ latest document dump, I’m a tool of the Mossad. Does the fact that I scooped Julian Assange have anything to do with it?
Plus the NYT on our turf, and more
The Canadian magazine Adbusters sparked the Occupy Wall Street movement. It also has a weakness for Israel-bashing conspiracy theories.
The misguided prophet Balaam—who knew that words have meanings and must be used judiciously—should be the patron saint of the Internet
Not only is standardized testing plaguing our schools, driving us to cheat, and making our children sick; it’s completely antithetical to Jewish values
It has been quite enough
The Platonic ideal of a ‘New York Times’ article
I turned in my book’s manuscript almost a month ago, but my editor doesn’t seem to have read it yet. It makes a writer wonder what he’s doing instead.
Joseph, the hero of this week’s parasha, could teach Wikileaks’ Julian Assange a thing or two about personal responsibility
The ‘Times’ literally catches up with Howard Jacobson
If everyone else were like Tablet Magazine