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The Wounded Knees Diary

My cartilage-free journey to the operating table. Continue reading

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Thanks to Prohibition, We Now Have…

Prohibition’s influence on American lifestyle, culture and politics. Continue reading

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Prohibition and Hypocrisy: Living Wet, Voting Dry

Prohibition was high time for hypocrisy, in Washington, in state houses and in city halls Continue reading

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Prohibition and America’s Outlaw Entrepreneurs

A Seattle cop, a New York mechanic and a French winemaker. Continue reading

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Tess McIntyre Foundation: Abandoned, Mistreated Dogs Get a Second Chance

Some stories about dogs we’ve helped. Continue reading

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Work in America: Why is Full Employment So Unfulfilling?

Economists in the U.S. describe full employment as an unemployment rate that is between 4 and 6.4%. In October the unemployment rate was 4.1%. It had hovered around 5% throughout 2016. Depending on which economist’s definition of full employment you … Continue reading

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Sunday in the (Sculpture) Park

The Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, N.J. Continue reading

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Did the Environmental Movement Start in the Swamps of Jersey?

Morris County’s Great Swamp was once targeted as a site for an airport. Continue reading

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How to Help Puerto Rico

Originally posted on The World is Your Playground:
Over the past two decades I’ve visited Puerto Rico on nearly a dozen vacations. I circumvented the island numerous times, marveled at the hospitality, enjoyed the Latin culture, sunned on the beautiful…

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Short Stays, Long Histories

Some historic Colorado Hotels Continue reading

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