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
The name of the IDF operation references a famous midrash
Mori Rothman is in jail for publicly refusing to serve in the IDF
I have a lot in common with the conscientious objector. So, why can’t I stomach his decision to avoid IDF service?
Bucking convention in his village, Yousef Juhja sent three sons to the IDF—and one paid the ultimate price
In Fortress Israel, journalist Patrick Tyler argues that the country’s warrior ethos impedes Mideast peace
Plus Canadian severs ties with Iran, kicks out diplomats
Where the Jackals Howl, Amos Oz’s newly reissued 1965 story collection, questions the virtues of toughness
After losing his eyesight serving in the Israeli Army, Zohar Sharon won the world championship for blind golf
Plus, Syria’s prime minister defects to Jordan
A new school in Ariel is funded by the state, even though it doesn’t fall under Israeli jurisdiction
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
Becomes first Jewish presidential candidate since Joe Lieberman
Girl’s long skirt deemed a sign of religion, and violation of controversial law
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