Eastern Bloc liberalism changed the Former Soviet Union and now Ukraine. Will the Velvet Revolution end there?
The left is bitterly divided about whether lawmakers should be allowed to keep their sexual orientation private
In an excerpt from ‘Memoirs of a Jewish Extremist,’ the activist remembers Meir Kahane and the JDL
Bob Bernstein, 25 years at the helm of Random House, remembers when publishing was a good business
The cartoonist’s grahic memoir made many Top Ten lists this year. Here’s what she had to say about it.
How the Coen brothers and Terry Zwigoff helped create a holiday classic that angers gentiles
These services ensure you and your partner don’t share genes for Ashkenazi diseases. And they’ll tell you before the first date.
In Israel, women-only performance groups fed my spirit after years of self-imposed sacrifice
A ‘moving’ tale of a synagogue being trucked across Texas
Plus Rupert Murdoch apologizes for anti-Semitic tweet, and more
Plus Hebrew Hamas, the Hezbollah threat, and more
A modest suggestion
Here’s what to root for
Washington-area Sephardic Jews share traditional foods and converse in the disappearing language of their ancestors
Tablet friends and family help us puzzle out Hanukkah’s origin story—and explain why we don’t celebrate a ninth day of oil