Liel Leibovitz

Liel Leibovitz is a senior writer for Tablet Magazine.

A Guide For the Purrplexed

How Maimonides explains the Hello Kitty controversy

Tweets Cost a Professor His Tenure, and That’s a Good Thing

Steven Salaita’s case isn’t about free speech. It’s about common sense, and the rightful consequences of bigotry and violence.

Egyptian Actor Kisses ScarJo, Betrays People

Amr Waked’s Lucy smooch lands him in hot water online

Israeli Comedy Scores Points by Bringing Together Soccer and Gay Politics

In the movie ‘Kicking Out Shoshana,’ a popular athlete pretends to be gay. The result is both funny and surprisingly meaningful.

Listen to the First Single from Leonard Cohen’s New Album

At 80, the prophet is still busy at work

Ctrl-F-Genocide

Sam Harris reminds Andrew Sullivan to choose his words wisely on Gaza

Eight Questions About the Yazidis

Members of the Kurdish religious sect are under siege in Iraq. Who are they? What do they believe? And what is to be done?

The Summer’s Hottest Video Game Is About a Scholar Named Hershel

Forget blowing stuff up: Nintendo’s new hero is a brainy, puzzle-solving Jew

BuzzFeed Gets a Big Story Wrong

But it’s other journalists who turned it into a viral conspiracy theory

Did the U.N. Call on Israel to Share Iron Dome With Hamas?

No, what it actually said was even more outrageous

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