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
Plus, Kristen Stewart’s dreidl, the Madoff divorce, and more
Plus, West Bank mosque arson, anti-anti-circumcision victory, and more
The dumbest blog post you’ll ever read (and no, it’s not this one)
Plus an Israeli horror flick, the biggest Seder ever, and more
Bernard Madoff, bosom heaving, anxiously awaits his love’s next book
Quote of the day
Plus Geller an official hater, and more in the news
Like Moses, who staked his place in history to defend his people after the Golden Calf debacle, Madoff, too, realized that the true value of money isn’t always what it seems
Plus Rahm gives tours of his basement and more
Plus A’jad-ology, Hitch on Hank, and more
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