Liel Leibovitz is a senior writer for Tablet Magazine.
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The Seven Words That Define Israel

The Academy of the Hebrew Language asked Israelis to choose the most definitive word for each of the nation’s seven decades. The results aren’t what you’d expect.

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Where to Celebrate Yom Ha’Atzmaut in New York

Rabbi Amichai Lau-Lavie and Israeli singer Yael Deckelbaum will mark the transition from Memorial Day to Independence Day in prayer and music

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This Week in Gal Gadot: Remembering Saba

A teary commemoration of Yom Ha’Shoah

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Roger Waters Attacks Syria’s White Helmets as ‘Fake’

In a tirade full of conspiracy theories, the former Pink Floyd frontman and anti-Israel activist echoed Russian propaganda

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Amos Schocken’s Schocking Racism

Haaretz’s publisher takes to Twitter to accuse a Mizrahi woman of swinging from trees

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The Gaza Delusion

The conflict isn’t between two nations, but between two irreconcilable worldviews

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Robert Kraft Visits Meek Mill in Prison

And reminds us of why we should all care deeply about criminal justice reform

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New Documentary, Airing Tonight on PBS, Explores the Sacrifice of World War II’s GI Jews

Fighting Hitler was one thing; facing the anti-Semitism of their fellow American soldiers was another

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Israeli Police Reunite Musical Lost Dog with Owner

Because we can all use a feel-good story right about now

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A Lesson in Bad Faith

An NYU student accused me of misrepresenting the debate over Israel on campus. It was a teachable moment.

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Omri Casspi Is Having the Worst Week Ever

The NBA’s first Israeli is in the NBA no more, and he’s also missing out on a singular honor back home

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Israel Again Attacked at NYU

Student government blasts the Jewish State on the eve of Passover while cheering on actual violations of academic freedom by Abu Dhabi

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From Food Trucks to Untucked Shirts, IDF Goes Full Hipster

Fighting at night is hard? That hot pizza should help…

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Hamas Fails to Breach Israeli Border

Gaza terror group uses civilian shields to protect gunmen and sappers

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This Week in Gal Gadot: Dude Stole My Look!

It’s Wonder Woman versus Deadpool

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Why Trump Should Be Thanking Roseanne Bigly

The comedian’s ratings triumph is yet another reminder that most Americans will reward anyone who merely takes the time and the trouble to acknowledge they exist

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As We Celebrate Passover, Let Us Not Forget the Kurds

A new organization calls for embracing our allies in the war against terror, still fighting for their freedom

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It’s Almost Passover; Time to Revisit the Holiday’s Greatest Foods

From Mina de Matzo to Mufleta, our 100 Most Jewish Foods project covered them all

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Let Our Data Go

This Passover, let’s break free from the new Pharaoh, Mark Zuckerberg, and cast aside the chametz that is social media

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WATCH: Oren Lavie’s ‘Second Hand Love’ is the Charming, Award-Winning Music Video You Need Today

The winner of South by Southwest’s Jury Award is a beautiful meditation on life with the memories of ex-lovers

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New Israeli TV Drama Raises Troubling Question: What if Haredi Jews Seceded?

‘Autonomies’ imagines two Jewish states, one secular and one observant, on the cusp of war

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Facebook Decides on Israel’s Permanent Borders

The social network blocked ads to Israelis living east of the Green Line

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A New Entebbe Movie, Hijacked by Bad Ideas

Neither psychologically astute nor fun, ‘7 Days in Entebbe’ fails to take off

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Roger Waters Puts Palestinian Poem to Music to Protest Trump’s Embassy Move

Fans of virtue signaling, self-importance, and terrible music will rejoice

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In New Tell-All Memoir, Shimon Peres’s Closest Aide Reveals the Statesman’s Darker Side

Avi Gil’s book is based on a diary he kept while working for Peres for 28 years

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In Newly Revealed Private Facebook Post, Pro-Palestinian Activist Confirms Israel’s Account of the 2010 Violence on the Gaza Flotilla

Long contested, Israel’s report of the deaths aboard the Mavi Marmara receives support from an unlikely source

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