Held Captive By Mel Gibson

In a strange new Kindle Single, Heaven and Mel, Joe Eszterhas again recounts the unmaking of a Maccabee epic

Mel Gibson, Jews, and Power

The movie star’s brand of anti-Semitism, revealed anew in a recent Joe Eszterhas letter, is precisely what made him want to tell the Maccabee story

Sundown: Adelson Is (Ultimately) a Party Man

Plus Syrian embassy closed, Christians acting Jewish, and more

Moses, As Told by Spielberg

Director is reportedly interested in Exodus project

Daybreak: Mad Mel Makes Maccabee?

Plus mysterious goings-on with Egypt, and more in the news

Sundown: Judah Maccabee, Nobel Laureate

Plus Hadassah Lieberman, a bullet-riddled laptop, and more

Hanukkah FAQ

Everything you ever wanted to know about the Festival of Lights

‘Eight Days of Hanukkah’

How Orrin Hatch came to write a Hanukkah song for Tablet Magazine

Apple to Introduce a Tablet?

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