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The Binding of Isaac

THE BINDING OF ISAAC

Episode 2 of Tablet's newest podcast: “Parsha in Progress” with Abigail Pogrebin and Rabbi Dov Linzer. It's one of the thorniest stories...

How Do You Acknowledge A Woman You Can't See?

HOW DO YOU ACKNOWLEDGE A WOMAN YOU CAN'T SEE?

When I first joined my orthodox synagogue fourteen years ago, I used to wear a kippah, just as I did in my former Conservative synagogue....

 
 
 
Turkey Targets a Journalist

TURKEY TARGETS A JOURNALIST

At some point, powerful figures in the Saudi regime decided the kingdom could get away with disappearing the government advisor-turned...

Ask Unorthodox: Vegan Torah?

ASK UNORTHODOX: VEGAN TORAH?

Unorthodox , the world's leading Jewish podcast, takes questions from its listeners about all aspects of Jewish life, from the religiously...

 
 
 
Wrestling With the Refugee Crisis

WRESTLING WITH THE REFUGEE CRISIS

This weekend is National Refugee Shabbat , the brainchild of HIAS. Formerly known as the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society, HIAS was founded...

Campus Week: The Emperor's Woke Clothes

CAMPUS WEEK: THE EMPEROR'S WOKE CLOTHES

The overwhelming majority of Americans oppose political correctness. A recent survey of 8,000 Americans reveals that people of all...

 
 
 
New Songwriting Contest Hopes to Make Teens Rock Jewish Music

NEW SONGWRITING CONTEST HOPES TO MAKE TEENS ROCK JEWISH MUSIC

Please don't be alarmed, but I've a bit of disturbing news: There aren't too many ways for kids these days to get excited about Jewish...

Campus Week: Don't Go to College. Do This Instead

CAMPUS WEEK: DON'T GO TO COLLEGE. DO THIS INSTEAD

Who cares that a trio of merry pranksters, say, managed to fool a peer-reviewed journal by successfully submitting an article about...

 
 
 
Won't Somebody Please Think of the Children

WON'T SOMEBODY PLEASE THINK OF THE CHILDREN

Discussions of campus censorship and ideological bias often center around claims of discrimination against conservative faculty and...

Orban's Long March Through Hungary

ORBAN'S LONG MARCH THROUGH HUNGARY

 
 
 
The Mismeasure of Male Feminists

THE MISMEASURE OF MALE FEMINISTS

It's hard to pinpoint the exact mix of emotions that come up when yet another male feminist is revealed to be less than enlightened...

Chelsea Clinton Is Not Her Mother , Part 27854

CHELSEA CLINTON IS NOT HER MOTHER , PART 27854

Whatever else he does, Louis Farrakhan doesn't offer many surprises. True to form, the Nation of Islam leader, tweeted a video on Tuesday...

 
 
 
Campus Week: The Brilliant French Catholic Literary Critic Who Revealed My Judaism

CAMPUS WEEK: THE BRILLIANT FRENCH CATHOLIC LITERARY CRITIC WHO REVEALED MY JUDAISM

The publication of Cynthia Haven's full-dress biography of René Girard, a major figure in the “French invasion” that stormed the beaches...

Campus Week: Anti-Semitism and the Birth of Jewish Studies

CAMPUS WEEK: ANTI-SEMITISM AND THE BIRTH OF JEWISH STUDIES

The 1960s were an exciting time to be a college student in America. But not for academic reasons. This was especially true at the University...

 
 
 
On Unorthodox: '93Queen,' a Documentary About Ezras Nashim, Founded and Staffed by Hasidic Women as the First All-Female-Volunteer Ambulance Service in New York

ON UNORTHODOX: '93QUEEN,' A DOCUMENTARY ABOUT EZRAS NASHIM, FOUNDED AND STAFFED BY HASIDIC WOMEN AS THE FIRST ALL-FEMALE-VOLUNTEER AMBULANCE SERVICE IN NEW YORK

This week on Unorthodox, we're on patrol. We talk to Ruchie Freier, the founder of Ezras Nashim , the first all-female-volunteer ambulance...

Republican Rep. Steve King Endorses Anti-Semitic Toronto Mayoral Candidate

REPUBLICAN REP. STEVE KING ENDORSES ANTI-SEMITIC TORONTO MAYORAL CANDIDATE

Faith Goldy is one of 35 candidates for mayor of Toronto. You've probably never heard of her, because she has little chance of victory,...

 
 
 
A Safer Space for Women in Orthodox Judaism's Rules for Sex

A SAFER SPACE FOR WOMEN IN ORTHODOX JUDAISM'S RULES FOR SEX

The avalanche of rolling heads set off by the MeToo earthquake proceeds apace. The tumbling orbs have borne the faces of Hollywood...

Booted from the Right

BOOTED FROM THE RIGHT

Max Boot, The Corrosion of Conservatism: Why I Left the Right, Liveright Publishing Co., 260 pp., $24.95 Max Boot is angry. Actually,...

 
 
 
Campus Week: Ivory Tower Bigots

CAMPUS WEEK: IVORY TOWER BIGOTS

Anti-Zionism is a form of racism like any other: The erasing of a nation's experience, the denial of their right to speak. Often it...

Campus Week: Judith Butler's Veil

CAMPUS WEEK: JUDITH BUTLER'S VEIL

First Image: A woman in burqa, a convert to Islam, the Women's Representative of Islamic Central Council, stands in a podium discussion...

 
 
 



Google Pixel 3 Users Report Possible RAM And Camera Issues Following...

Google Pixel 3 Users Report Possible RAM And Camera Issues Following Device's Release

The Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL were released in the U.S. on Thursday, and in the two days since then, more and more users have been registering complaints about the device... Read more ...

Review: The Samsung Galaxy Watch is the Android smartwatch king of the hill...

Review: The Samsung Galaxy Watch is the Android smartwatch king of the hill - for now

Samsung's Gear lineup of Tizen smartwatches has impressed me since the Gear S2 first made its debut, and the Gear S3 Frontier sat on my wrist for well over a year after its... Read more ...

Memory management issues are the latest problem with the 2018 Pixels

Memory management issues are the latest problem with the 2018 Pixels

The Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL could have an issue with multitasking. The new models have the same 4GB of RAM used on the first-gen Pixel and subsequent versions of the handset... Read more ...

This week's top stories: Pixel 3 review, RED Hydrogen One hands-on, new...

This week's top stories: Pixel 3 review, RED Hydrogen One hands-on, new Huawei devices, more

In this week's top stories: We review Google's latest smartphones, the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, Huawei launches three new smartphones and more, we spend some hands-on time with... Read more ...

IPhone XR shipping times remain steady, could be due to weak demand

IPhone XR shipping times remain steady, could be due to weak demand

Following its announcement on September 12, iPhone XR pre-orders finally went live yesterday ahead of the smartphone's release next Friday, October 26. Over 24 hours later... Read more ...

This week's top stories: Apple confirms Oct. 30 event, iPhone XR pre-orders...

This week's top stories: Apple confirms Oct. 30 event, iPhone XR pre-orders, Photoshop for iPad, more

In this week's top stories: Apple confirms its October event, iPhone XR pre-orders begin and early reviews hit the web, additional 2018 iPad Pro details, and more. Read on for... Read more ...

Chelsea vs Man United live stream: how to watch today's Premier League...

Chelsea vs Man United live stream: how to watch today's Premier League football online

It's one of those games that divides friendship groups between blue and red. Chelsea take on Manchester United at Stamford Bridge and we're here to help you live stream the... Read more ...

Google app 8.33 preps Assistant ‘Personalized News,' Lists and Notes web...

Google app 8.33 preps Assistant ‘Personalized News,' Lists and Notes web app, more

After releasing a beta release on Monday morning, Google is back with a new version this Friday evening. Google app 8.33 - another jump from version 8.28 - features a number of... Read more ...

Verizon Pixel 3 models must be activated first on Big Red before inserting...

Verizon Pixel 3 models must be activated first on Big Red before inserting SIM from other carriers

Before you go to Best Buy to purchase a Google Pixel 3 or Pixel 3 XL, keep in mind that all Verizon variants of the phone are SIM locked to the carrier, and must be activated... Read more ...

OnePlus schedules new OnePlus 6T launch after being upstaged by Apple

OnePlus schedules new OnePlus 6T launch after being upstaged by Apple

Yesterday, Apple announced a press event where bezel-lite iPad Pros and new MacBooks are expected. That October 30th launch happens to coincide with the unveiling of the... Read more ...