Today on Tablet
Baked goods, bin Laden and more
Today in Tablet Magazine, Bruce Riedel, one of the Obama’s administrations top advisers on Afghanistan, reviews two new books that draw linkage between Osama Bin Laden and Israel. On the Vox Tablet podcast, Natalie Kestecher explores the Polish Jewish renaissance. Joan Nathan parses the delicious differences and histories of rugelach and schnecken. The Scroll, lacking any pastries at all, will keep calm and carry on.
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