Istanbul, deserts and spices come to mind to many Americans when they think about Turkey. Many people simple don’t know about its rugged interior which feels like a totally different planet. 775 more words
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We are all familiar with the usual Thanksgiving foods -Mashed potatoes, cranberries, corn, and of course TURKEY. I am hungry just thinking about it.
If you want to spice up your Thanksgiving meal (literally) or just want to try something new, I have something you might be interested in. 175 more words
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, I was researching the history of the holiday. I knew that our modern gathering held little in common with the original Pilgrim’s holiday, but what I didn’t know was the significant role that the accomplished Sarah Josepha Buell Hale had on the holiday. 355 more words
The daughter of an imprisoned American pastor testified at the U.S. Helsinki Commission hearing this week that her father is being wrongfully jailed in a Turkish prison. 271 more words