Monday, May 27, 2019

Author: Sarah Breger

Two Sides to Every Story

13:33 12 January in Latest, Politics

By Caroline Kessler Although the barrage of international media coverage on Israel’s war on Gaza seems to have sloped off, more personal coverage has emerged. B'tselem, the Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories, started a project to give the people of Gaza...

Pho-like Matzo Ball Soup

15:44 30 December in Latest, Politics
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By Olga Berman Pho-like Matzo Ball Soup Ingredients 4.5 ounce Manischewitz Matzo Ball & Soup mix 3 quarts water 1 egg 2 tablespoons oil 2 tablespoons coriander seeds 4 cloves 2 star anise 2 inch piece of ginger, cut into a few pieces 2 teaspoon sugar 1-2 tablespoons chili garlic sauce 1 cup snowpeas, halved 1 cup shredded Napa...

Old Reading for the New Year

16:41 28 December in Latest, Politics

By Caroline Kessler As a way to occupy myself over winter break (and not go stir-crazy in the process), I’m picking my way through the Best American Essays collections. They’re an interesting assemblage of what’s considered the “best” in essay writing from publications like The New...

Menorah on High

15:57 21 December in Latest, Politics

By Caroline Kessler Last week, I wrote about Montana. This week, I want to write briefly about Arizona. For the past week, I’ve been in the Grand Canyon State, visiting a friend, hiking every surface imaginable, and letting my ears adjust to the rapid changes in...