WAG’S NOTCH, New Hampshire. Lydia Robinson, registrar of voters in this town just across the Maine border, was up at 5 a.m. yesterday morning to start the coffee brewing at the aging clapboard building that serves as town hall, grocery store and gas station for the five other permanent residents of this tiny hamlet. 692 more words
The following is the true, previously untold, story of what happened on this day in the history of black America.
Prior to Barack Obama assuming office, few people realised that the man they had elected to be the 44th President of the United States was actually African American. 202 more words
SETTING: A staffroom (at a school, for the sake of ‘satire,’ we’ll call ‘Morgan Primary’). After school, following an important twilight INSET about colour-coded marking. 180 more words