With Alexei Navalny locked up in prison, it’s up to his Jewish right-hand man Leonid Volkov to keep Russia’s fractious opposition moving forward
On the publication anniversary of ‘The Trial,’ a foray into the labyrinth of Russian bureaucracy shows that the author was dead-on
A rollicking debate in Ukraine’s Rada over the sanctioning of pro-Russia TV channels turns into the setup for a Jewish joke
Kyiv finds itself embroiled in American politics for the second election in a row, with little to show for it
Latvian Jews fought with Stalin against the Nazis for their very existence
Journalism doesn’t have to stifle the truth in the service of fashionable causes and personal narcissism. It’s a choice.
Are Jewish politics as they exist today a result of our Russian past?
Alexander ‘Sasha’ Pechersky led a successful prisoner revolt at the Sobibor death camp. His story of extraordinary courage was also the story of millions of Soviet Jews who lived and died in a country that refused to acknowledge their fate.
The Russian president and Chief Rabbi Berel Lazar write letters to the Jews of Russia
China’s drive for supremacy is now underway in the Middle East—and it won’t end there
Collective demonization invades our culture
Stories about Kremlin trolls and Moscow hacking U.S. elections are useful scapegoats to avoid the reality of America’s deep political dysfunction
Yevgenia Albats was called ‘kikeface’ as a kid in the Soviet Union and went on to become an intrepid reporter in Moscow. Visiting the U.S. recently, she spoke with Tablet about the state of Russian politics and what it’s like for Jews there today.
I knew it was out there somewhere
Self-mutilation as a Jewish cultural strategy and the sad history of the Yevsektsiya
Second in a series on the anarchists and the Jews, civil war in the garment center
A dispatch from frozen Harbin, where Jews once flourished—and melted away
The Mueller Report is an unmitigated disaster for the American press and the ‘expert’ class that it promotes
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