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Maxim Jakubowski - Secret Library

Today we welcome Maxim Jakubowski to mark Mystery Tour, the latest anthology of short stories from the Crime Writer’s Association, edited by Martin Edward. Maxim is known for his writing in the fields of crime, erotica, science fiction and rock music. 687 more words

Writing

Wendy Jones interview … a return match

Wendy H Jones is the first Crime Writer interviewed by me in the Colinsburgh Galloway Library reading room.

There’s a Crime Writers event, Murder and Mayhem… 14 more words

Mac Logan

Civil Works Projects Leads to WPA

The Civil Works Administration (CWA) was a short-lived U.S. job-creation program established by the New Deal during the Great Depression to rapidly create manual labor jobs for millions of unemployed workers. 271 more words

This Day In History

The 2017 CWA Daggers

Just a short update to my earlier post on the 2017 Daggers. The winners were announced last week and the results are:

  • The CWA Gold Dagger – The Dry (Little, Brown) by Jane Harper…
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Events

U.S. negotiators following TPP script in NAFTA 2.0 talks, observers warn

Two months into NAFTA renegotiation talks, the process is looking awfully familiar to labor and fair-trade observers – and not in a good way.

When his trade representatives opened talks with Canada and Mexico in August, President Trump pledged to deliver “ 455 more words

Union Events

Union members bash tax cuts for the wealthy paid for with cuts to Medicaid and Medicare

Members of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) criticized the budget resolution recently passed by the US Senate.

The budget resolution is a blueprint for federal spending and revenue collection for the next ten years and lays out the funding priorities of the Senate. 607 more words