The new culture of progressive right-think may be even worse for Jews—and liberalism—than Obama’s Iran deal
The 100th anniversary is the time for Israel to rethink the moral concession it has made by abetting Turkish denial
Staying silent in the face of radical evil is wrong. It’s time for us to engage.
For National Poetry Month, new verse from ‘More Money than God’
A reissue of Meyer Levin’s 1956 novel about the notorious Leopold and Loeb case captures the enduring power of Jewish self-hatred
A thorough new history of the Nazi concentration camps challenges us to face again our fears and weakness
If the point of marriage is not happiness but religion, what constitutes grounds for divorce? Plus: tips for grooming pubic hair.
In Israel, where everyone’s a soldier, Memorial Day is about the living as well as the dead
Yes, we need to teach kids about our history. But our history constitutes a lot more than one tragic event.
Comedian interviews Michelle Obama and Big Bird for Billy on the Street
Awards Yiddish Book Center nation’s highest honor for museums and libraries
Plus Harvey Weinstein’s role in Michelle Obama’s Oscar appearance
Susan Sher talks Jews and politics in D.C.
Obamas, Streisand expected upstate at month’s end
Our dispatch from the White House party
Tablet author lit menorah last night
Plus likely Iran sanctions and the Western Wall on Twitter
Plus, the freeze is temporary, watch the Swiss, and more
The verdict on Obama’s Cairo speech, plus more from the morning papers.
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
In a new biography, Annie Cohen-Solal looks at the immigrant child who changed modern art