What’s really at stake in awarding a character prize to the French satirical weekly?
The once glorious club is in disarray and middling in the second-tier tables, with its last Champions League semifinal years behind
How EasyJet and anti-Zionism are turning British Jews into Israelis: part 5 of Tablet’s series on the U.K.
A visit with Beat icon David Meltzer, still performing and confounding, still showing the way
Or, why all great writers are conservative
Is the enlightenment philosopher having a moment?
A fascinating New York City museum exhibit looks at black women’s hair and nails. Don’t wait for the Jewish version.
Victor Rodack dreamed of visiting Israel. In 1967, he found an unusual way to make his dream a reality.
The photograph collection of a quiet Army veteran, long dead, dispels rosy myths of WWII
U.S. contractor was freed last week after five years in a Cuban prison
American contractor was detained in December 2009
Former USAID subcontractor in such bad health he no longer leaves his cell
The American contractor imprisoned in 2011 demands Obama help free him
Calls for Robert Levinson’s return to U.S. seven years after his disappearance
Plus cancer-gene screening campaign sparks debate in Israel, and more
Plus more details on the various European positions on the Palestinian United Nations bid
Plus Alan Gross gets a visit from Cuban Jewish leaders
Plus Mr. Pogrom, raging Sukkot battle, and more
Plus, Alan Gross’ assignment, the recovery rabbi, and more in the news
Historian Jonathan Sarna discusses the Great Emancipator’s ties to a chiropodist, military men, and other Jews
Stories for Passover about slavery, freedom, family… and lice