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Richard Fidler, Ghost Empire, 2016

Richard Fidler, Ghost Empire, ABC Books/HarperCollins, Sydney 2016

I heard journalist and broadcaster Richard Fidler interviewed on ABC Radio a few months ago about his new book, … 4,518 more words


K of L emblems, pins, charms

The Holy and Nobel Order of the Knight of Labor was a (proto-)socialist order, spread all over USA in the late 19th century. The order had something like 750 000 initiated members, males and females, whites and blacks, skilled and unskilled workers.* Despite its huge impact on the American worker’s movement, this romantic and mythic socialist order is today, due mainly to the biased historiography of victorious form of socialism, largely forgotten. 130 more words

Heraldry, Socialist

We Are All Franklin County Now

We haven’t seen rain for several months now in south central Tennessee. There’s been day after day during week after week of pretty weather, and while the turning leaves have been lovely, the dryness is increasingly a cause for concern. 1,314 more words


The Fire Emblem

Today: The Shadow Dragon and the Blade of Light, Ch. 6.

We’re at a moment of huge importance in the story, so it’s time to remember that, oh yeah, this game has a story. 2,543 more words

Fire Emblem

Tombstones Of The War Dead: A Spectacle of Epitaphs and Emblems


            The Madras War Cemetery (1939-1945) is a celebration of war dead laid to rest in St. Thomas Mount in the border of Madras known for its history and heritage. 3,052 more words

Research Paper

2016 Convention Reports

The 2016 NASCOE Convention in Cedar Rapids, Iowa was a great success! If you were unable to attend, please read through the reports below to see what you missed. 65 more words


"You don't thank for this."

If you’re an Avatard or just someone with a penchant for remembering odd movie quotes (like me), then you’ll recognize the title of this post as belonging to Neytiri, from James Cameron’s Avatar, when she rebuked Jake Sully, who was only looking to express gratitude for Neytiri’s having saved him from a gaggle of dark forest creatures. 505 more words