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
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
We, too, stoned our women for infidelity. Patriarchal injustice persists in Orthodoxy. What’s a modern Talmud reader to do?
Voices from Europe: Questions of identity, visibility follow a move to Basel
Führer’s face mistakenly appeared on 2,000 dairy containers in Switzerland
Attacker yelled ‘Juden Raus’ at man visiting Davos with his wife and four kids
No longer a punishable criminal offense if used as a personal statement
Plus Israel strikes back at Lebanon, and more in the news
A friendship with an ambassador reveals the great writer’s surprising relationship with Israel
Germany’s challenge to Jewish tradition focuses on individual rights, but what about our bodies’ sanctity?
U.N. watchdog warns ‘non-Muslim minorities in the Mideast’
Though law doesn’t affect them, concern still felt
Plus, settlers cold to freeze, the Israeli mob in L.A., and more
A pact with Iran sends a clear message to Arab liberals: No one will help you
A trip to the Holy Land could be just what the celebrity couple needs
Drunk Brits violently storm a synagogue in ultra-Orthodox Stamford Hill
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.
Matthew Fishbane accompanied a group of would-be Jews as they made aliyah from rural India, led by an unlikely activist