Tradition

Michele Ivener talks with Gretchen today, she has the skinny on latkes, menorahs, dreidles and everything you ever wanted to know about Hanukkah but were afraid to ask.

Yesteryear Once More

Old Elizabeth--she picked up a white woman's name--never heard of Susan B. Anthony. Couldn't have. She didn't know English, knew nothing about a right to vote. But that didn't mean she wasn't a feminist. No sir and no ma'am.

Old Elizabeth had little to do with men, but a lot to say. Outspoken? Yes, on all things gender-related. Opinionated?—you bet. She flat out didn't like men.