Amish

Food & Drink
Col. Bill Newsom's Aged Kentucky Country Hams follows the curing process from a 1700s family will. According to their website
Food & Drink
Pennsylvania Dutch and Amish are often used interchangeably. Is that accurate? How is this culture of cooking relevant in
Media
Compiling our report presented us with TV's perpetual problem in covering Amish-centered stories, since the community resolutely operates a ban on their members appearing on camera. But we do get to see and hear first-hand evidence of the principled Amish way of life -- via the deeply appreciative eyes of an outsider.
Entertainment
Many of us have heard of the "suddenly Jewish" phenomenon when someone raised as a gentile discovers their Jewish heritage
Books
Kingdom Come is the most classic cozy/procedural mystery I've ever written, but I've always had an affinity for mysteries
Crime
An Amish minister who said his conscience bothered him contacted Kentucky police Sunday and allegedly confessed to poisoning his wife nine years ago.
Education
I ponder who these two girls will become. Their futures are very different in some ways, with one existing in a world of ever increasing technology and the other rooted firmly in a culture that sees little appeal in technology. In their own ways, they will both succeed; of that, I am certain.
Entertainment
From making her first dress at 9 years old to getting kicked out of a strict Amish community and paving her way in the fashion industry, 'Breaking Amish' and 'Return to Amish' reality star Kate Stoltz has proven that she has a strong will to succeed.
Healthy Living
"We're going to have a much healthier colony in 20 years."
Religion
Several months after the horror of the Nickel Mines shootings in 2006, Pennsylvania State Trooper Jonathan A. Smith would
Religion
In an 8-1 decision the United States Supreme Court ruled in favor of a hijab-clad woman who had been denied a job by Abercrombie & Fitch (A&F) based on its "look policy" (which has since been redefined by the company).
Politics
If you were to look at my past and present passports, you'd see a host of nations stamped on it that the White House has historically considered an adversary, an "axis of evil" state, or a security threat.
Entertainment
"Lebanon” Levi, star of Discovery Channel's Amish Mafia and author of a new book called Amish Confidential, comes under fire
Religion
Donald Kraybill, senior fellow at the Young Center for Anabaptist and Pietist Studies at Elizabethtown (Pa.) College, said
Religion
Committee chairman Rep. Ed Soliday, R-Valparaiso, said businesses would still have the same discretion they have now when
Religion
Source: Joseph Donnermeyer He also advocated shunning excommunicated members (still a practice in some Amish communities
New York
Brunello Cucinelli - 379 Bleecker Street - 683 Madison Avenue Another cashmere designer - but one that has expanded to include
Religion
Did Congress intend for the hate crimes statute to cover religiously motivated violence within a religious group? Does beard cutting, as temporary disfigurement, qualify as a form of bodily injury for a hate crime victim?