An e. coli outbreak traced to German sprouts has brought a death toll of 22 (so far), along with 2,153 people ill, hundreds of them in intensive care. First blamed on Spanish produce, here’s another reminder to get hard evidence before attributing blame on some impure ‘foreign’ import. Or perhaps, not resorting to blame at all, but simply rectifying the matter seeing to the health of each and every harvest, whether domestic or foreign. — Mira and Erin
kaddish in two-part harmonyA conversation between an anthropologist and a musician along with a growing virtual minyan, on themes of death and dying, grief, ritual, and the interplay between music and words.
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