Category Archives: Immigration

“The Letters Project: A Daughter’s Journey.” A story about what happened

A few years ago, Eleanor Reissa told me about a book she was planning to write. A book called The Letters Project, prompted after her mother died, when Eleanor did what we all do when a parent dies: we pour … Continue reading

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Mishegas: Some, uh, nutsy factual findings via Harper’s

I’m not criticizing Harper’s. Oh no! The magazine gives me such pleasure and bewilderment. (I love bewilderment. It leads to…things.) So I’m devoted to their Findings page (the very last in the mag’s hard copy) which collects and bunches together … Continue reading

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But which St. Petersburg?

[Sic] From Harper’s Weekly Review: Austria‚Äôs pro-Russia former foreign minister was reported to be moving to St. Petersburg, along with her two ponies.

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