A Language With Chutzpah: Yiddish And American Culture
Yiddish has been featured in pop culture from Mel Brooks in the '70s to more recently in The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. "Yiddish is a part of American life, and people don't want to lose that," says Yiddish expert Josh Lambert. Want to support 1A? .
Splitting Up, But In It Together: Divorce In 2020
"No marriage is the same, and nobody understands a relationship from the outside...every break is different and complicated," writer Lyz Lenz says. "You don't have to play chicken with your life! You can make a choice to be happy." Want to support 1A? .
Rep. Zoe Lofgren On Impeachment, Then And Now
"Witnesses can be clever in their answers," says impeachment manager Rep. Zoe Lofgren of California. "But the documents don't lie." Want to support 1A? .
The News Roundup For January 17, 2020
President Trump's impeachment trial begins while candidates debate in Iowa. A Russian cabinet resigns. And protests continue in Iran over a downed flight. Want to support 1A? .
Decrypting The Decryption Dilemma
Recode's Kara Swisher on the clash between Apple and the Department of Justice: "If you want a surveillance state, that's where this is headed." Want to support 1A? .