Hamas today is in the same position as Yasser Arafat once was: sacrificing its people to a corrupted ideal
French journalist says that alleged shooter Mehdi Nemmouche was his jailer in Syria, may have also tormented James Foley
A new piece of legislation seeks to upset the status quo over which language the Jewish state deems official. It’s deeply misguided.
In an excerpt from a new biography, the great showman asks, ‘What does music mean?’
The dynamic conductor and genius behind ‘West Side Story’ also wrote classical works. Allen Shawn explores what they reveal.
How under the weight of history, all memory becomes holy—even the memory that should not
The Talmud imagines the world as organized for the benefit of Torah sages, even in matters of sex and death
These Jewish leaders’ influence has been felt around the country, in every denomination, even if you don’t know them by name
Some Modern Orthodox teens observe ‘half-Shabbat,’ using cell phones in private. How widespread is the trend? Is it a crisis?
A violent kick to the groin and a punch to the back of the head, then lights out
Plus more looks at the Israeli election
‘I just didn’t feel it,’ Orthodox boxer admits
Orthodox rabbi-in-training is on Las Vegas card
Orthodox boxer had a tough year
Podcast series wins for best religion radio program
Plus Yuri wants a rematch, and more
But fighting rabbi earns world’s respect
Foreman-Cotto, Saturday night
And promoter Bob Arum talks to Tablet
Plus the Jordan Riverbed, and more
Boxer hits the talk shows to promote June fight
Plus the China exemption, more power to Levin, and more in the news
Orthodox fighter expounds on the counter-punch
Will be amply prepared for June fight
Batya Ungar-Sargon discusses her exposé on the tax rolls and funding cuts that fueled an ethnic rift in East Ramapo, N.Y.
Some people lean on neighbors for a cup of sugar. The Fruchters, of Memphis, Tennessee, needed theirs to help them keep the Sabbath.