In an excerpt from ‘Memoirs of a Jewish Extremist,’ the activist remembers Meir Kahane and the JDL
Why my sisters can’t think straight about Israel
A guide to what will probably happen
A conversation with the former dissident and public intellectual, about the ‘Polish mentality,’ anti-Semitism, and ‘wearing Jewish glasses’
Farewell to my beloved magazine, my old and treasured home
Daphne Merkin talks about orphaned dolls, Swedish mattresses, and her ragbag of luminous essays
Video: Grab the schmaltz, and don’t skimp on the onions when you’re making this uniquely Jewish dish
And other problems of divorce, infertility, and urination, in this week’s Talmud study
One grandfather gave lavish Hanukkah gifts, the other single dollar bills. The reasons stretch back to the Old Country.
Will Jewish fans head to Yankee Stadium on Sept. 25?
A dispatch from last night’s game
Plus Yankee fans give a ‘Sweet Caroline’ tribute to Boston victims
When I caught a foul ball at a baseball game, I felt the divine presence—and it changed my whole life
Yankee Pitcher Named ‘Man of the Year’ by the New York Board of Rabbis
Jewish slugger is coming to the Big Apple
Seen at Yankee Stadium Sunday
Dolph Schayes on the NBA playoffs
Doubling-down on the Brewers, regrouping in the American League
Who will be Tablet’s team(s)?
The April decision was reported this week by the Harvard Crimson
Tablet friends and family help us puzzle out Hanukkah’s origin story—and explain why we don’t celebrate a ninth day of oil
In a new biography, historian Anita Shapira deciphers Israel’s inscrutable founding father
The genius behind ‘All in the Family,’ ‘The Jeffersons,’ and other barrier-breaking TV shows talks about his childhood and career