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
How ethnographer Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett became the keeper of Poland’s Jewish heritage
Why couldn’t Soviet Jews see the dictator—who died 60 years ago—for the anti-Semitic murderer that he was?
When we fled Cuba in 1962, my uncle stayed. He died 50 years later, without ever explaining his decision.
Will Putin’s ban on adoptions finally help U.S. officials grasp the nature of Russia’s political leadership?
With a reference to ‘Polish death camps,’ Barack Obama stumbled into a debate about World War II
The literary journal Di Goldene Keyt nurtured Yiddish writers in Israel and the Diaspora—and made an author in Baltimore dream
Arthur Miller wrote communist theater criticism under the pseudonym Matt Wayne. The discovery may realign views of his life and politics.
The successful movement to save Soviet Jewry offers some valuable lessons for Iranian Americans seeking democracy in the Islamic Republic
A Jewish Museum exhibit on the New York Photo League shows how its photographers fetishized poverty for the sake of propaganda
The economic and social upheavals that rocked France and its Jewish prime minister 75 years ago bear an uncanny resemblance to Occupy Wall Street
Because who doesn’t dream of leaving NYC for the greener pastures?
Ruth Bader Ginsburg says unions, once defined by gender dominance, are fundamentally changed. It’s time for the Jewish community to catch up.
It costs $99 to watch the boxing champ on Saturday. Spend it elsewhere.
Maya Rigler beat cancer once; now she’s fighting again and raising money for research
Line between anti-Israel activism and anti-Semitism thins in Johannesburg
Fantastical title fights inspired by boxing’s ‘Fight of the Century’
With baldness looming, I turn to you, Sy Sperling
Alyaksandr Lukashenko wants ‘all Jews in Belarus under control’
To celebrate, we’re highlighting stories about Jews and hair
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