The 24-Hour Soup Kitchen

Journalist Stephen Henderson’s account of his gastro-philanthropic efforts around the world—from Gurudwara Bangla Sahib in Delhi to soup kitchens in Israel, South Korea, Los Angeles, Pittsburgh and more) The 24-Hour Soup Kitchen: Soul-Stirring Lessons in Gastrophilanthropy—offers heartfelt tales of compassion and humanity. Henderson’s field reports, drawn from time he spent volunteering while on assignment around the globe, enlighten and inspire.

Link About It: This Week’s Picks

Space news, gene-edited twins, tracking chickens' fitness and more from around the internet

Sherrie Silver’s Stunning Choreography for the National AIDS Trust Campaign With Erasure’s “A Little Respect,” narration from Stephen Fry and stunning choreography by Sherrie Silver (the mind behind the moves in Childish Gambino’s “This Is America” video), this James Fitzgerald-directed short was created to raise awareness for the UK’s National AIDS Trust—just ahead of World AIDS Day, 1 December. Following Silver through an empty gym as …

Counter Culture Coffee Holiday Blend

The exceptionally delicious, environmentally conscious roaster follows its fresh redesign with the release of its annual, limited edition flavor

During the cold, dark days of winter, coffee becomes even more necessary than usual. While you can find a passable cup of Joe on nearly every corner in NYC, we at CH HQ prefer to brew our own, taking the opportunity to try the latest beans from our favorite roasters across the country—and world, for that matter. In the grinder as of late is Counter …