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US aid and imperialism

For daring the US and others to withdraw their aid, President Rodrigo Duterte has been called a “psychopath”. For those whose way of thinking has been systematically warped by colonialism and neocolonialism/imperialism, it is plain madness. 2,037 more words


Thief of Glory

Thief of Glory by Sigmund Brouwer

recommended by June

Ten year old Jeremiah has lived a privileged life in the Dutch East Indies until 1942 when a Japanese invasion takes control of his country. 39 more words

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The Muralist

The Muralist
By B.A. Shapiro

Recommended by Kelley

A beautifully written story about the rise of Abstract Expressionism during the WPA movement leading into the 1940’s. 69 more words

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Robert Smalls ~ Civil War Badass

This story would make an interesting movie. #BlackHistory

Just before dawn on May 13, 1862, Robert Smalls and a crew composed of fellow slaves, in the absence of the white captain and his two mates, slipped a cotton steamer off the dock, picked up family members at a rendezvous point, then slowly navigated their way through the harbor. 116 more words


24 The Hunt For Red November - Chapter 9


Chapter 9

SOL’ILETSK IS A PARADOX.  It’s a town located on the Russian plains of the Orenburg Blast and is the home of abandoned oil rigs, an industrial complex, a holiday seaside resort, a blue collar working community, and the Black Dolphin Prison. 959 more words

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Forever Mars 2nd Draft complete

Yesterday I completed the 2nd Draft of Forever Mars and submitted it to my editor. I hope to have it beta-read and released by the end of 2015. 71 more words


The Widow of Gettysburg

The Widow of Gettysburg
By Jocelyn Green
Recommended by June

The farm of Union widow Liberty Holloway is confiscated and converted into a Confederate field hospital, bringing Liberty face-to-face with unspeakable suffering. 51 more words

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