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.
Why the political and cultural battles being fought here have nothing to do with what happened over there
A poem for Baltimore
A visit with Beat icon David Meltzer, still performing and confounding, still showing the way
Lower earners give more to charity than higher earners do. Maybe it’s time we all pitch in equally.
Settling scores, carving up estates, negotiating claims, in biblical law. Plus: A virgin is worth twice as much as a widow or divorcee.
A fascinating New York City museum exhibit looks at black women’s hair and nails. Don’t wait for the Jewish version.
Plus Israelis killing Iranian scientists? and more in the news
Plus Bibi in the catbird seat, and more in the news
They may smell imminent attack; they may also smell imminent elecitons
And why Likud leader, Netanyahu, is likely to see gains in next elections
UPDATED: Many conference attendees stand to the left of the official party line; some support the boycott of products made in West Bank settlements
Plus National Front attack in France, Kaddish for the Fogels, and more
Plus Erdogan cancer rumors fly, and more in the news
That was the half-year that was, on The Scroll
Israelis are clamoring for the release of Gilad Shalit, the IDF soldier abducted nearly five years ago, but is the prisoner swap demanded by his Hamas captors too high a price to pay?
Can they pick up where they left off?
What's really at stake in awarding a character prize to the French satirical weekly?
The photograph collection of a quiet Army veteran, long dead, dispels rosy myths of WWII
Line between anti-Israel activism and anti-Semitism thins in Johannesburg
Victor Rodack dreamed of visiting Israel. In 1967, he found an unusual way to make his dream a reality.
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