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43- Pausing to Tell Dan's 14-Month Travel Story

43- Pausing to Tell

Dan’s 14-Month Travel Story

Dan’s adventure story is that after college graduation in 1971, he decided to see a chunk of the world. 610 more words


TOP 40 #1 HITS (1970-79)

  • 1970: BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER/ Simon & Garfunkle
  • 1971: JOY TO THE WORLD/ Three Dog Night
  • 1972: FIRST TIME I EVER SAW YOUR FACE/ Roberta Flack…
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Jim Dow - Coca-Cola Sign on Highway, US 78, Burnsville, Mississippi, 1978

Jim Dow. Coca-Cola Sign on Highway, US 78, Burnsville, Mississippi, 1978. Archival digital pigment print.

Jim Dow’s America is a land we both know and don’t know. 147 more words


We Are Family

Happy TUNEBACK TUESDAY!! I hope everyone had a lovely Family Day yesterday (as celebrated in most of Canada)! Today I’m tuning it back to “We Are Family” 57 more words


The 1972 hunger strike

In 1972, an IRA hunger strike was successful in achieving the recognition of the political status of those held as prisoners by the British government. The hunger strike provided significant lessons for later republican protests in 1980 and 1981 and, in itself, was modeled on earlier hunger strikes. 2,236 more words