The Fall and Rise of Tyler Johnson – Based on the journals and actual events of a young man turned fugitive By Patrice Johnson
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I am spending part of this Memorial Day writing to my federal reps: Washington State Senators Patty Murray and Maria Cantrell; Representative Denny Heck.
I am asking them to protect the budget for the Fulbright program, intimating also in my letter that the budgets of many other worthy programs should be maintained (or even increased) going forward. 460 more words
The long read: Just like news organisations, terrorists need an audience – and both have adapted their tactics to keep your attention
Torture exists. It goes on in the world. We all know that.
30 years after the UN Convention Against Torture established measures to eradicate the practice, it is in fact still going on in at least 141 countries; including countries that are… 2,614 more words
In “Disaster and Decentralization: American Cities and the Cold War”, Matthew Farish discusses the relationship between the suburbs and the city during the Cold War, and how the atomic bomb was largely responsible for this relationship. 302 more words