Rokhl’s Golden City: How a generation of Russian-speaking Jews who ended up in Germany after the fall of the Soviet Union became key figures in the klezmer continuity
Alon Nechushtan’s new jazz-opera ‘Survival Codes’ mythologizes the sacred languages that kept Soviet Jewry alive
May Day: The surprising Jewish origins of the animated character who taught a generation of Soviet children to be good communists
Tablet en Español: Un emigrante Ruso viaja por Chile con su esposa e hijas
An émigré travels in Chile with his wife and daughters
Did the U.S. choose to ignore the source of 1999 bombings that propelled the security-agency bureaucrat to the top post he has never relinquished?
The epic story of how one American Jew became ‘twinned’ with a coreligionist in Soviet Russia he eventually helped bring to freedom—and why it taught him so much about true resistance and activism
Tablet Original Fiction set in the all-inclusive resorts of the Dominican Republic
She was an enforcer of liberal morality in the face of cultish leader worship in the former Soviet Union. Who can take up her mantle?