Entebbe’s Forgotten Dead

A new documentary asks why Israel has overlooked the other Jews who died alongside Yoni Netanyahu

Q&A: Wojciech Jagielski

The Polish long-form master and Kapuscinski heir talks about children in war and the fate of journalism

Notes From a Toronto Festival

Socalled, Ugandans, and klezmer at North America’s largest gathering of Jewish and Yiddish culture

Ugandan Rabbi Loses Petition Over Votes

Gershom Sizomu is vanquished, but undefeated

Election

The Abayudaya, a small Ugandan Jewish community, survived Idi Amin’s persecution and then reconnected with the wider Jewish world, as they had done a century before. Part 2 of 2.

Rabbi, Run

Gershom Sizomu, the first African-born black rabbi in Uganda, ran for his country’s parliament, trying to win support from outside the tiny, century-old Ugandan Jewish community he leads. A photo diary.

Election

The Abayudaya of Uganda have been Jewish since a colonial-era chieftain decided to follow the five books of Moses. A century later, a descendant of those African Jews became a rabbi and ran for parliament. Part 1 of 2.

Rabbi Sizomu Loses Election, Alleges Rigging

Dispatch from Uganda

Rabbi Sizomu Votes For Himself

A dispatch from Uganda

The Rabbi Runs for Parliament

Dispatch from Uganda

Today on Tablet

The convert’s inconvenient zeal, and more

Sub-Saharan Fusions

How an American saxophonist came to cut a record with a group of Ugandan Jews

All In The Family?

Obama to attend controversial breakfast; Jew-groups silent

Dreaming of Tirana

What if the Jewish homeland had been in Albania?

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