Embarrassment. Revulsion. Outrage. Righteous defensiveness. Impatience. Visceral reactions of one Jew toward the Jewish State.
Pushing the Hippocratic Oath in service of foreign policy puts doctors on the frontlines
Labour voters forced to choose between their party and their support for Israel: Part four of Tablet’s series on anti-Semitism in the U.K.
A comic book controversy reopens an ancient debate on graven images and moral responsibility
An exhibit that is a violation of a young girl’s and a dead artist’s privacy. Or not.
In a ‘richly appointed’ debut, ‘The Empire of the Senses,’ German Jews of the 1920s live in blissful ignorance
Stories for Passover about slavery, freedom, family… and lice
Whether in the mess hall or on a battleship, Jewish soldiers stationed all over the world still sang the Four Questions and ate matzo
Using new tools to stimulate observance, The Kitchen offers Bay Area Jews an alternative form of community
Albany assigns interim replacement, will hold an election in February
State Assembly members to take over duties amidst corruption charges
New York State Assembly Speaker accused of $4 million corruption scheme
New York State Assembly Speaker failed to disclose law firm income
N.Y. Assembly Speaker enjoys the perks of having a common Jewish name
Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Shlomo Hagler sued by board members
Plus a dispatch from the ‘Will Jews Exist’ panel, and more in the news
The Brooklyn assemblyman kind of apologizes for wearing blackface
There are no words for Mindy Meyer, New York State Senate candidate
Plus Mass. rabbis and Jewish organizations weigh in on assisted suicide
A pact with Iran sends a clear message to Arab liberals: No one will help you
After Tom Sosnik came out as male, his rabbi created a new ceremony
Classic and modern dishes to take your seder to the next level
In a new biography, Annie Cohen-Solal looks at the immigrant child who changed modern art
The Book of Esther doesn’t mention God. Robert Alter’s new translation shows that’s just one way the biblical text is unique.