Tag Archives: California

Is This the Most Discriminatory Act of Congress Ever?

The Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 Continue reading

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Morality, Sexism or Racism? The Page Act of 1875

Slamming the door on Asian women Continue reading

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The Best Books I Read in 2020

From a housing project in Brooklyn to a crematorium in Korea. Continue reading

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Two Deserts Under a Winter Sky

Joshua Tree National Park Continue reading

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In the National Parks: The Poetry of Yosemite

The beauty of Yosemite in verse. Continue reading

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In the National Parks: Living Under the Stars at Joshua Tree

An International Dark Sky Park Continue reading

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Sunday Polo

On the 60th anniversary of the Eldorado Polo Club. Continue reading

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Indian Canyons, a Palm Springs Oasis

Hiking the Andreas Canyon Trail Continue reading

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Flight Delay! Passing Some Time in Palm Springs

Taking the long way home. Continue reading

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Time Spent In and Around Los Angeles

Images from greater Los Angeles and the South Bay Continue reading

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