The view from the vice presidential debate
Tablet staff and contributors’ rolling commentary on the Democratic National Convention, as it happens
On the shrinking stage of the once-mighty pro Israel conference, Mike Bloomberg looks even smaller than usual
Why the left is repeating Christianity’s most dangerous historical mistakes, and why it’s very, very bad for the Jews
The not-so-secret history of Christian Zionism and its legacy
Why do so many Americans seem uncomfortable with the particular nature of the attack—its apparent motive, its specific victims—in Pittsburgh?
A warning against trivializing evil anywhere from Hitler’s Germany to Kim’s North Korea
Did the vice president actually say that Jewish Holocaust victims were ‘resurrected’? Not really.
Getting purposely thrown out of parliament to make a point is a time-honored Israeli political tradition. Here are some of the historical highlights of these oft-entertaining displays.
In an effort to curb Oren Hazan, the Knesset doubles down on protocol
Vice President Pence and Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame highlight the first day of the bipartisanship schmoozefest in D.C.
What to expect at the Republican National Convention, where Tablet’s Yair Rosenberg will be reporting live
The uproars around Indiana’s new law and Scientology’s alleged abuses show how poorly we understand religious freedom
If the midterm elections give the GOP more power in Washington, that could actually help Obama’s Mideast peace plans
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