Why so many teachers are thinking of quitting

Seven educators on how the pandemic drove them to finally say: Enough is enough.
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His collection of miniatures from around the world fills 16 rooms. And he’s not done yet.

“They are poets,” he says of the artisans who make the intricate figurines.
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97-year-old actor: ‘I enjoy working with other people, particularly young — well, in my case, they’re all younger than I am’

Mike Nussbaum’s long career has included film, television and working with David Mamet on stage.
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Date Lab: ‘Our hello was not comfortable,’ he said

Their first impressions were a bit off.

Date Lab: These two tried to keep a secret from us

This match hit it off like few Date Labbers ever do.
(Alex Fine)
(Alex Fine)

A crusade to end grading in high schools

One educator is leading an effort to evaluate students differently. Can it catch on?
  • 3 days ago
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El Secreto de Rosita seasons its pan-Latin menu with charms galore

At El Secreto de Rosita, chef Cristian Granada’s cooking gets an eye-catching backdrop on U Street

Mourners of the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting. An Arab Israeli family. An extraordinary gift.

Three years ago, Pittsburgh's Jewish community suffered the deadliest antisemitic attack in U.S. history. Then a stranger and his relatives arrived in their midst.
  • Oct 13

Something was fishy about this waiter’s sustainable-seafood claims

Readers ask critic Tom Sietsema about "farmed swordfish," bringing outside wine to a restaurant, and call buttons for waiters.

How a museum dedicated to ‘The Mad Booths of Maryland’ deals with infamy — and fame

Tudor Hall explores John Wilkes Booth’s family of notable actors, but can’t look past the assassin.
  • Oct 11

What Wyoming really thinks of Liz Cheney

I traveled 2,100 miles across the state to figure out if she is doomed — and to glimpse the future of the Republican Party.

2021 Fall Dining Guide

Post Food critic Tom Sietsema's 48 favorite restaurants of the year in the D.C. area.
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Art With a Point

A rotating cast of artists weighs in on the state of the world
A rotating cast of artists weighs in on the state of the world