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
A live-action role-playing game set up a scenario with ‘inmates’ and a ‘furnace.’ What could go wrong?
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?
‘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
Plus New York’s circumcision consent form is not stopping a problem
Video: A portrait of Menachem Froman, the peerless Gush Emunim leader who sought ties with Palestinians
Plus Barak says unilateral withdrawal from West Bank should be considered
Plus bad things keep happening at bucolic Oberlin College
Plus Israeli documentaries strike out at the Academy Awards
Plus everything you might want to know about sequestration
Hundreds of Palestinians clash with IDF around hunger strike
Tablet’s resident Israeli: Eh, happens all the time
Plus Obama invited to speak in Rabin Square in Tel Aviv
Recent events stoke fears of broader violence, Third Intifada
Looking at the overblown rhetoric on settlements, shameful silence on Syria
Two firefighters killed, two others shot, in attack in western New York
Plus UN envoy meets with Assad
A primer on the frustration about yesterday’s happenings
Beinart gets a taste of his own wrong medicine
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