Twice widowed, Licoricia of Winchester would become the wealthiest Jewish woman of her time. Her sharp business acumen and financial success made her a frequent guest at King Henry’s court. It also led to her murder.
For those who are students of comedian Sarah Silverman’s take-no-prisoners humor, this one seems almost tame.22
When Deborah Feldman saw the tattoo on the back of a neo-Nazi at a swim park in Germany, she figured the punishment would be swift. A first-hand encounter with the German justice system changed her mind about that.17
The Israeli-owned Netherlands restaurant Love & Peas serves up hummus while promoting peaceful coexistence.5
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