A visit to Roubaix, home of alleged Jewish Museum killer Mehdi Nemmouche. Second of a five-part series on anti-Semitism in France.
Nicholas Kristof’s totally reasonable, utterly delusional recipe for peace
How one shy, whistle-blowing intern in an Amsterdam archive uncovered a travesty that insulted a decimated community
As a new bride-to-be, I can’t look away from tonight’s episode of the reality TV series starring Andi Dorfman
Tablet Original Fiction: a scientist chases a meteorite, and finds a message from God
The late Rabbi Yoel Teitelbaum and his disciples’ interpretation of his decisions and actions during the Holocaust
Talmudic rabbis, like us, can only study the course of history for the elusive signs of God’s intentions
As Hershey’s pushes its new chocolate spread, longstanding Israeli brand Hashachar Ha’Oleh may finally boost its U.S. sales
Two neighboring wineries share more than family roots and lines of kosher products. They’re also both carbon-neutral.
Plus five detained members of Women of the Wall are released
Looking at Natan Sharansky’s proposal
The Jewish Agency chief promises that no arrests will be made
The Women of the Wall are not happy about this
The comedian’s sister’s protest of gender inequality at the Western Wall makes a case for holiness, not against
A controversial group gets a huge lift at the Kotel
Plus the Women of the Wall break through with largest service yet
At the Western Wall, the latest incarnation of an ancient Jewish battle between tradition and modernity
Plus Syrian police chief defects as post-Assad era looms
Plus the Women of the Wall return
Plus Macedonia holds its first-ever Limmud conference
Stories from beyond the northeast
In the wake of Anat Hoffman’s arrest, a global response
The Women of the Wall leader was wearing a prayer shawl
Some disheartening news for the fairer sex.
Two economists argue that literacy, not laws forbidding land ownership, created a small, widely dispersed and highly skilled minority
Known for right-wing politics, Vladimir Jabotinsky left an equally critical literary legacy. Hillel Halkin looks at it all.