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Labor’s Victory: Paid Vacation and the Man who Made it Possible

“What a stormful sunset was that of last night! How glorious the storm, and how splendid the setting of the sun! We do not remember ever having seen the like on our round globe. 1,090 more words

Things To See

Tompkins Square Park 26th Police-Riot Reunion

Time certainly flies. It seems like only yesterday I was writing about the Tompkins Square Park 25th Police-Riot Reunion, and here we are now at year 26. 619 more words

New York City

A Brief History of Tompkins Square Park Protests Part 1

I live just a few blocks away from Tompkins Square Park in the East Village. The small park is, on some days, the only place where I can escape the concrete and blacktop. 506 more words