Breads of Affliction

Jewish holidays generally follow a formula: someone tried to kill us, they didn’t, we eat. It’s currently Passover for the Jews and this holiday is no different. It’s not among the high holidays, the most sacred of Jewish holidays, and yet Passover is the platonic ideal of the Jewish holiday.…

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Whiteness Thrust Upon Me

This was scheduled for a later date, but in light of the RNC’s recent issues, as well as Trump’s not so recent issues, I moved it up to today. Here’s something that’s a secret, though I wish it weren’t: I’m not white. I usually get laughs, eye-rolls, or dubious looks…

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