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Solitary Confinement: A Step Towards the Wrong Direction

Envision being trapped inside a 6 x 9 compacted cell with no clocks or windows, the only companion being four dreary gray walls, a solid-steel door, and a trembling fluorescent light that was kept on twenty-four hours a day for weeks or even years. 1,392 more words

Street Talk With Liz Saint John 04.06.2014

Liz Saint John interviews three guests every Sunday morning covering a variety of issues and topics. She talks with representatives from Bay Area non-profit organizations, documentary filmmakers, authors, and professors. 109 more words

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Community Connection With Liz Saint John 04.06.2014

Liz Saint John interviews three guests every Sunday morning covering a variety of issues and topics. She talks with representatives from Bay Area non-profit organizations, documentary filmmakers, authors, and professors. 109 more words

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Sunday Magazine With Liz Saint John 04.06.2014

Liz Saint John interviews three guests every Sunday morning covering a variety of issues and topics. She talks with representatives from Bay Area non-profit organizations, documentary filmmakers, authors, and professors. 109 more words

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A Sliver of Light: Three Americans Imprisoned in Iran

In the summer of 2009, Americans Shane Bauer, Josh Fattal, and Sarah Shourd were having a little holiday in  Iraqi Kurdistan…lots of locals were camping there…no violence against Americans had been reported there in decades…a seemingly safe place… 175 more words

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Where is Your Next Adventure?: Women's Travel Fest NYC 2014

Earlier this month I attended Women’s Travel Fest in New York City. The one-day event held on International Women’s Day featured inspiring prominent women in the travel industry. 891 more words

“And all the safe travels to come…”

Let’s begin in the company of women and end with a single man (not Colin Firth in that Tom Ford movie).

My relationship with travel is … 979 more words