Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

Trump’s Hebrew translator

San Francisco teacher would prefer translating for a president whose speech was not so offensive By ROB GLOSTER SAN FRANCISCO (J. The Jewish News of Northern California via JTA) — A San Francisco teacher hired to work as Trump’s Hebrew translator discussed President Trump’s “not very eloquent” (as she puts it) speeches last week in Saudi […]

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

Israel takes climate change seriously

Israel’s stance on climate change shows that, in some ways, it’s more like the rest of the world than like the United States By BEN SALES (JTA) — One of Israel’s strongest condemnations of Donald Trump wasn’t about the peace process. It didn’t concern Trump’s broken promise to relocate the U.S. embassy, or his reported […]

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

How to make labne ice cream

Serve with drizzled tahini, silan (date honey), regular honey or crumbled halva if desired By SHANNON SARNA (The Nosher via JTA) — Labne lovers rejoice — you can now enjoy you favorite yogurt dip as a dessert. If you love tangy, tart frozen yogurt, you are going to love this easy frozen dessert topped with […]