Happy New Year from a doo-wop singer who opened for Jimi at Woodstock, then became a biblical scholar
Campus Week: Lessons learned—and avoided—in a free-speech debacle in the Ivy League
We’ll be recording an episode of our podcast live at the JCC of Greater New Haven, with special guests Colin McEnroe and Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman
Don’t dismiss the petulant students at Yale and elsewhere
—they’re here to tell us what we should’ve known a long time ago: American academia is beyond salvation
With ‘Indecent,’ Paula Vogel and Rebecca Taichman return to Sholem Asch’s ‘God of Vengeance’ for the throbbing thrills only your grandmother could know
In an original Tablet short documentary, meet Morris Dickstein, the youngest old intellectual in New York City
What would ousted Yale chaplain Bruce Shipman do in light of the incident?
The Yale Episcopal chaplain, forced out over accusations of anti-Semitism, talks about his downfall
Claimed ‘best antidote’ to anti-Semitism was for Jews to pressure Israel
Lead growing chorus condemning the boycott
Plus Germany debates anti-Semitism and its relationship with Israel
Does Yale historian Timothy Snyder absolve Eastern Europe of special complicity in the Holocaust?
In his last book, the late intellectual Tony Judt is sharp as ever—offering biting comments about American Jews, Israel, and his ex-wives
Rachel Kleinfeld, an Alaska-born Rhodes Scholar, is using her Truman National Security Project to build a new Democratic foreign-policy establishment
Joshua Rubenstein’s new biography obscures the Russian revolutionary’s violent extremism while overemphasizing his Jewishness
New Yale anti-Semitism program to focus on scholarship, not policy
When Yale shuttered its Initiative for the Interdisciplinary Study of Anti-Semitism last month, critics saw anti-Israel political correctness. But the project may simply have been a casualty of the university’s global ambitions.
But U.N. action is unlikely, and more in the news
Yale’s Jewish society, Eliezer, comes out of the shadows
The rabbi who co-officiated at the Clinton-Mezvinsky wedding on his journey to accepting intermarriage
Plus anti-anti-Semitism at Yale, and more
Plus the mumps hit, meowing in Auschwitz, and more
Foundation wants secular Jews studied; some schools refuse