Palestinian cookbook celebrates a culture without a country

Palestinian cookbook celebrates a culture without a country

>>Sreenivasan: NEWS IN ANDAROUND THE MIDDLE EAST THESEDAYS IS USUALLY ABOUT CONFLICT.BUT FOOD WRITER YASMIN KHAN SETOUT TO EXPLORE THE REGION.THROUGH FOOD.SHE COLLECTED RECIPES AND TELLSTHE STORIES OF PALESTINIANS INTHE WEST BANK AND GAZA IN HERCOOKBOOK “ZAITOUN: RECIPES FROMTHE PALESTINIAN KITCHEN.”I SPOKE WITH HER PREVIOUSLYABOUT HER BOOK AND WHY SHE FEELSFOOD CAN HELP FOSTER CULTURALUNDERSTANDING.>>I’VE […]

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Sign1News 8.21.19 – News for the Deaf community powered by CNN in American Sign Language (ASL).

Sign1News 8.21.19 – News for the Deaf community powered by CNN in American Sign Language (ASL).

Hello everyone! Welcome to Sign1News live. I’m Jethro Wooddall. Here are your top stories for today. Deaf sports history was made in North Carolina on Monday. South Korean tennis player Duckhee Lee became the first deaf tennis player to ever win an ATP main draw match. The twenty-one-year-old beat Switzerland’s Henri Laaksonen in the first […]

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How Portland’s black community and police are sharing their stories through theater

How Portland’s black community and police are sharing their stories through theater

WILLIAM BRANGHAM: We began the show with the Eric Garner case and the firing of a New YorkCity police officer, which became a flash point for larger issues involving law enforcementaround the country.Portland, Oregon, has had its own history with racial discrimination and tension withthe police.There’s a new effort under way to address those issues.Special […]

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Yo-Yo Ma on the importance of telling each other our stories

Yo-Yo Ma on the importance of telling each other our stories

JUDY WOODRUFF: He has recorded more than 100 albums, performed in every marquee concerthall around the world, and played for eight U.S. presidents.But, this weekend, renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma played two outdoor concerts, one in Laredo,Texas, the other just across the bridge in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico.His intention?To highlight the connection between the two countries, regardless […]

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