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tabletmag.com — You don't have to be the Newspaper of Record to recognize the distinction between reported news pieces and op-eds. Even so, op-eds must still be subject to normal journalistic standards. When an opinion piece suggests a starkly different reality than the one the newspaper's own correspondents an...

tabletmag.com — Yesterday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed the United Nations. Like every year, the event was covered assiduously by both the American and Israeli media, who carefully parsed each element of the Israeli leader's speech. But in fact, the addresses at the annual U.N. General Assemb...
Sep 30, 2014

RT @Yair_Rosenberg: The most important thing Netanyahu did in New York wasn’t at the UN. It was meeting India's Narendra Modi. My latest: tabletmag.com/scroll/185691/…

Sep 30, 2014

RT @dhume: Rosenberg: The most important thing @netanyahu did in New York was a little-heralded handshake with @NarendraModi. tabletmag.com/scroll/185691/…

Sep 30, 2014

Rosenberg: The most important thing @netanyahu did in New York was a little-heralded handshake with @NarendraModi. tabletmag.com/scroll/185691/…

tabletmag.com — Yom Kippur was always my favorite holiday. Even in nursery school, when all the other kids liked Purim because of the costumes, Hanukkah because of the latkes, and Passover because of the long vacation, I was hooked on Yom Kippur. If holidays were like kids, I once thought when I was still a boy, th...
Oct 01, 2014

Etgar Keret Says It's Never Too Late to Atone – Tablet Magazine po.st/XCUqY4 via @tabletmag

Sep 30, 2014

"Thanks to that weird holiday, you’ve gotten rid of a burden": Beautiful essay on Yom Kippur bit.ly/1CFvEVQ HT @shoshievass

tabletmag.com — For two years, purely for my own amusement and education, I've co-written a blog called SorryWatch. The site, which I do with my friend and fellow writer Susan McCarthy, applauds good apologies (and analyzes what makes them good) and flings metaphorical monkey poop at bad ones (and examines what m...
Oct 01, 2014

Great piece – at any time of year. On Yom Kippur, Learn How To Apologize Properly – Tablet Magazine po.st/w8t0Jz via @tabletmag

Sep 29, 2014

And here, as tho I'd planned it: an essay on how to apologise. 'Don't be sorry IF someone was hurt...' tabletmag.com/jewish-life-an… #theapologist