In the final part of Tablet’s series on French anti-Semitism, echoes and paradoxes of a gruesome murder
Steven Salaita’s case isn’t about free speech. It’s about common sense, and the rightful consequences of bigotry and violence.
Why ‘Islamophobia’ in Europe cannot be equated with anti-Semitism, either in nature or degree
From Black Rock City to the Negev Desert, the sandy camping trip comes to the Middle East
Karl Stern, Canadian psychiatrist and writer, was in his day a famous Catholic convert. Why has he been forgotten?
In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.
‘Let the Celebrations Begin,’ an acclaimed and controversial Australian children’s book, raises questions about Holocaust education
Jewish grandma Isadora Alman pioneered the American sex-advice column, then found her work obsolete.
Talmudic rabbis debate professional eulogizers, trying to strike a balance between the holy and the mundane
Pledged to support Israel during Senate confirmation hearing
The late lawyer’s critical role fighting the UN’s Zionism is Racism Resolution
Russia’s role in placing the Golan’s newest peacekeepers
In the village of Battir, green ideals and cultural heritage override detailed plans for Israel’s separation wall
The Syrian civil war puts Moscow’s relations with the West, Turkey, the Gulf States, and Israel to a serious test
The influential former secretary of state—courtier, careerist, proud American, conflicted Jew—turns 90
Plus U.S. chides UN Human Rights Council for excessive focus on Israel
A new generation of women is being misled into assuming an ideological tension between feminism and Zionism
Trouble in the Golan
Plus Syrian rebels capture UN peacemakers in the Golan Heights
Rita performs in Hebrew, English, and Persian
Plus Syrian Druze are joining the opposition
An argument about delegitimization and peace
Plus the United Nations report calls on end to all settlements
Plus John Kerry confirmed as secretary of state
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.
Forging ancient artifacts, procuring army sick passes, and pretending to be normal after a traumatic brain injury
After making a splash back home, the creators of the Hebrew-language program are launching an English version on Vox Tablet