French Jewry

“What would have become of us,” asked Picasso,“if Kahnweiler had not had a business sense?”

Jonathan Karp
Aug. 2 2022 12:01AM

France’s Jews are caught between Islamist violence and secularist denigration. Four observers weighed the tradeoffs, exclusively for Mosaic subscribers.

June 2 2022 12:02AM

A rare tale from the Cairo Genizah.

Henry Abramson
May 10 2022 12:01AM

Threatened by Islamist violence on the one hand and an increasingly radical secularism on the other, the largest group of Jews in Europe is caught in a predicament. Is there a way out?

May 2 2022 12:01AM

Marine Le Pen toned down her rhetoric, but her vision is inimical to Jewish freedom.

Ariel Kandel
April 26 2022 12:01AM

The controversial French politician is an observant Jew who disdains Zionism and extols the “unequalled splendor” of France’s Catholic heritage. What’s he up to?

April 7 2022 12:01AM

An attempt to recreate an escape route.

Jessica Shaw
March 10 2022 12:01AM

Joshua Harmon’s Prayer for the French Republic asks the question, “When is it time to leave?”

David Cromer
March 3 2022 12:01AM

But will the far-right support the most traditional Jew ever to have entered French politics?

Dec. 13 2021 12:01AM

The French presidential candidate has sympathy for neither the victims of anti-Semitic violence nor the Muslim perpetrators.

Dec. 8 2021 12:01AM

A complicated relationship.

Mitchell Abidor
July 14 2021 12:01AM

Turning jihadist anti-Semitism into marijuana-induced madness.

June 8 2021 12:01AM

Official France wants to obscure the facts of violence against Jews.

Melanie Phillips
April 27 2021 12:01AM