Why have Jews in the U.K. never won a reported discrimination case against non-Jewish defendants?
The sudden death of Alberto Nisman, lead prosecutor of the AMIA bombing, deepens the culture of impunity
The insidious, and mistaken, media meme around the irresistible story of Israelis choosing to live in Germany
Clint Eastwood’s ‘American Sniper’ and Israel’s ‘Zero Motivation’ both capture the solitude that lies at the heart of military service
A new book about comedy writing is the latest in a ‘how to be funny’ genre
In a new memoir, the controversial ‘New York Times’ columnist connects dots between dislocation and his mother’s depression
Returning our deceased to the soil honors the injunction for a proper burial—and keeps us mindful of the life cycle of which we’re a part
This week’s ‘Daf Yomi’ probes the connection between the magical thinking of the Bible and the rational concerns of the Talmud
Vegetarian. Vegan. Kosher. Whatever. It’s cold outside. Have some soup. You’ll feel better.
Sefi Rivlin, the iconic Israeli comedian who died earlier this month, revolutionized the country’s political scene
Across the years, the Israeli prime minister channels Luther Vandross
Plus Shimon Peres has a new app, and more in the news
The New York Knick is undergoing the citizenship process, his agent reports
Revisiting Q&As with Tzipi Livni, Maen Rashid Areikat, and Shimon Peres
Amazon debuts series with interview by Tablet literary editor David Samuels
Your Friday video comes from the Israeli President’s big birthday week
Bubba urges peace at a fête for Shimon Peres
Babs receives an honorary doctorate from Hebrew University in Israel
Barbra Streisand and Bill Clinton toast Israel’s president on his 90th birthday
Shuka Truck offers several takes on the Middle Eastern egg-and-tomato dish
Amedy Coulibaly reportedly asked security guards if there were Jews inside
Her new series, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, premieres on Netflix in March
Israel Story, Episode 5: From red heifers and golden calves to the mooing mascot of radical vegans everywhere
The cartoonist’s grahic memoir made many Top Ten lists this year. Here’s what she had to say about it.