Pushing the Hippocratic Oath in service of foreign policy puts doctors on the frontlines
Labour voters forced to choose between their party and their support for Israel: Part four of Tablet’s series on anti-Semitism in the U.K.
A pact with Iran sends a clear message to Arab liberals: No one will help you
A comic book controversy reopens an ancient debate on graven images and moral responsibility
An exhibit that is a violation of a young girl’s and a dead artist’s privacy. Or not.
In a ‘richly appointed’ debut, ‘The Empire of the Senses,’ German Jews of the 1920s live in blissful ignorance
Using new tools to stimulate observance, The Kitchen offers Bay Area Jews an alternative form of community
We, too, stoned our women for infidelity. Patriarchal injustice persists in Orthodoxy. What’s a modern Talmud reader to do?
Students are challenging the Modern Orthodox school’s traditional stance on LGBT issues
Ban Ki-moon follows Boutros Boutros-Ghali, who visited in 1995
French, British, American officials point to Assad
Rita performs in Hebrew, English, and Persian
World leaders visit Israel, West Bank, and Egypt in effort to forge ceasefire
Plus a second German rabbi will be charged for defying circumcision ban
Plus Obama returns Ponzi-ist’s money, and more
Plus Egypt prisoner swap in the works, and more in the news
Plus new inspections and new sanctions, and more in the news
Plus CPR on peace talks, and more in the news
Plus the GOP debate, developments in Egypt, and more in the news
A trip to the Holy Land could be just what the celebrity couple needs
Drunk Brits violently storm a synagogue in ultra-Orthodox Stamford Hill
In a new biography, Annie Cohen-Solal looks at the immigrant child who changed modern art
The Book of Esther doesn’t mention God. Robert Alter’s new translation shows that’s just one way the biblical text is unique.
Matthew Fishbane accompanied a group of would-be Jews as they made aliyah from rural India, led by an unlikely activist