One of my favorite columns to read is Nick Hornby’s “Stuff I’ve Been Reading,” which is featured on a monthly basis in The Believer. Much like Hornby, I find that I buy an inordinate amount of books throughout the month, and yet only get an opportunity to read a few of them over the course of 30 days. 275 more words
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There are several action alerts from Buffalo Field Campaign here:
TAKE ACTION to Stop Government Plans to Vaccinate & Slaughter Wild Buffalo!
A bull bison roars to be heard among the herd. 340 more words
One of the most important drivers of the spatial and psychological distantiation of the Bay Area’s meatpacking industry continues to be use of transportation technology. “Butchertowns” in Oakland, San Francisco, and South San Francisco maintained strong connections to both markets and hinterlands with the support of railroads networks such as the Southern Pacific, Central Pacific, Western Pacific, and Union Pacific railroads. 535 more words