Saul’s Deli, a 36-year-old Berkeley institution, has been sold – Berkeleyside

| August 4, 2022

Theyve all owned Sauls! (Clockwise from left) David Rosenthal, Peter Levitt, Sam Tobis, Jesus Chuy Mendoza, Karen Adelman and Andra Lichtenstein. Credit Daniil Vishnevskiy Sauls Restaurant and Delicatessen1475 Shattuck Ave.

Brisket wasn’t always on the table … – JNS.org

| August 4, 2022

(July 29, 2022 / JNS) Last month, tens of thousands of people descended on Tel Avivs Sarona Park to sample seitan, sprouts and seaweed. Vegan Festthe largest gathering of its kind in the worldreconfirmed Israels status as the Vegan Nation, with more than 5% of the Israeli population avoiding meat and dairy

Food historian and ‘Koshersoul’ author Michael Twitty coming to JCCSF J. – The Jewish News of Northern California

| August 4, 2022

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Cultural Calendar: Where to Go and What to Read in August – Saveur

| August 4, 2022

Theres a running joke among Americans in Paris about EuropeansParisians especiallysigning off the entire month of August. (True enough; I recently tried to reschedule a late July meeting only to be offered a raincheck for September.) Sure, the jokes a little tired, considering plenty of people work throughout the summer. But it does seem fair to say that August days are long and languid

Ayo Edebiri Does Not Think ‘The Bear’ Is Sexy – The Cut

| August 4, 2022

Photo: Frazer Harrison/WireImage If you were anywhere near a screen this summer, you may have developed a crush on a certain artfully tattooed chef who captured the hearts and loins of every straight woman with a Hulu account. While FXs The Bear introduced us to Carmy (Jeremy Allen White), a discourse-laden collection of red flags, it also introduced us to Sydney, his ambitious new sous-chef played by comedian Ayo Edebiri.

Will Viktor Orbn Bring His Racist Rhetoric to the United States this Week? – Center For American Progress

| August 4, 2022

Autocratic Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbn recently made his most brazen embrace of explicit ethnonationalism and the racist great replacement theory. Orbns use of blatantly racist rhetoric makes even more disturbing his deepening relationship with extreme right-wing figures in the United States, most visibly in his participation at this weeks Conservative Political Action Conferences (CPAC) 2022 meeting in Texas. In April, Orbn won a decisive reelection victory to secure a fourth-consecutive term, likely to extend his tenure to at least 2026

Sherman & Owens Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Honoring Victims of the Munich Massacre – Congressman Brad Sherman

| August 4, 2022

Washington, D.C. Ahead of the 50th Anniversary of the Munich Massacre, Congress MembersBrad Sherman (CA-30), Burgess Owens (UT-04), andShontel Brown (OH-11)introduced a bipartisan House Resolution calling for a moment of silence in Congress and at all future Olympic Opening Ceremonies in honor of the eleven Israeli athletes who were brutally murdered by a group of Palestinian terrorists at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich

How Hitler’s Favorite Passion Play Lost Its Anti-Semitism – The Atlantic

| August 4, 2022

It would be hard to choose the most Jewish moment in this years production of Oberammergaus Passion Play, the grand spectacle that recounts the story of Jesus Christs trial, suffering, and resurrection. Begun in 1634 and performed roughly every 10 years, the play is produced by the inhabitants of this Bavarian village located in the foothills of the Alps. Maybe it was the scene where Jesus holds a Torah scroll aloft and leads the congregation in the Shma Yisrael, the Jewish declaration of faith in a single God, or perhaps it was the Last Supper, where Jesus and his apostles recite the traditional prayers over the wine and bread in convincing Hebrew.

Anti-Defamation League Proposes ‘Minecraft’ Should Examine Viability Of Player Verification And Global Blocklists To Counter "Hate And…

| August 4, 2022

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) have proposed Minecraft should consider the viability of player verification and globally blocklisting to combat hateful behavior.