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nyt remembrances—a kaddish for departed strangers

Today’s online New York Times, front page and center has a spot reserved for readers to place a picture and their remembrances of those who died during the year. It’s an overwhelmingly simple tribute, moving to the core. Each photo is accompanied by a short paragraph. The pictures are from all stages of life, from […]

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daily kaddish: another glass ceiling shattered

Tonight’s Kaddish is decidedly jaunty as I celebrate the shattering of another glass ceiling: Jill Abramson has been appointed Executive Editor of the New York Times.