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
A new understanding of the holiday from a military perspective
A rabbi and a serviceman meet while helping homeless vets
How one cantor gained a new view of the holiday, and a belief in a brighter future
I don’t need Israeli Memorial Day to remember Alex Assaf, the kindest—and tallest—soldier I have ever known
An afternoon of grilling, drinking, and friendly conversation with neighbors is one man’s nightmare
Plus, Winehouse’s life imitates her art, and more
This week in Israel: Shalit’s family stages a different kind of protest, Mossad speculates on war with Iran, and Maccabi fans get stranded at the airport
Plus Gingrich is both sorry and not a Nazi, and more
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