Why the anti-Semitism present in other recent protests almost kept me from this important one
Boycott and Divestment organizers protest an Israeli freighter’s arrival in Oakland, but the course they’ve set leads into an abyss
Israel may face a wrenching choice between its democracy and Jewishness. And that’s normal.
The black protagonists of ABC’s new show are proud, successful professionals. Why is it so hard for Jewish characters to follow suit?
Or how a Jewish American country music genius wound up farming chickens in France
Two new important histories look at Hitler’s fascination with Islam and Atatürk, the founder of modern Turkey
In his memoir ‘Measure of a Man,’ Martin Greenfield recalls how he survived Auschwitz to become an iconic tailor to the stars
Plus legitimate and bastard offspring, slaves, and distinctions between Jews, non-Jews, and half-Jews
When I found pornography in my Talmudic mentor’s desk, I felt betrayed. What did it say about him—or about all of us?
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
The dish was a staple for Sephardic Jews during the Spanish Inquisition
Kira Kazantsev, child of Russian immigrants, cites community's support
Israel Story, Episode 4: When a hobby becomes a calling—from a freelance hitman in Eilat to a Knesset groupie in Herzliya
Jonathan Eig examines the renegade Jewish biologist and his three co-crusaders who made having sex without having a baby possible
New York Festival of Song’s Steven Blier’s latest program showcases Freud’s influence on the Golden Age of German lieder