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All the Books Show: Episode 87 - You Got Your Hugo Awards in My Pulitzer Prize!

What could we possibly be talking about this episode? And how blatant is our need to kill two birds with one very big, craggy rock? 214 more words

Books

The Road to Freedom ~ Abolitionists: Levi and Catharine Coffin

Throughout their lives, Levi and Catharine Coffin helped thousands of slaves find their way to freedom. This Quaker couple opened their homes and their hearts while defying government mandates and relying on the truths of a heavenly Father to guide them while helping those in need. 1,155 more words

Family Stories

Chelsea Neighbors Declare Victory In Fight To Preserve Manhattan’s Last Underground Railroad Stop

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — On a quiet block of West 29th Street between 8th and 9th Avenues, one of the townhouses is not like the others. 452 more words

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2017 Pultizer Prize Winner: The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

Title: The Underground Railroad

Author: Colson Whitehead

Genre: Fiction, Literary Fiction, Historical Fiction

Publisher: Hachette Australia

Published: 26th April, 2017 (latest edition), Trade paperback 9th August 2016… 1,036 more words

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IVANKA TRUMP KUSHNER VS. MICHELLE OBAMA FOR POTUS IN 2020 SAYS FIXICO

HOORAY AND HALLELUJAH !!

Today is Tuesday May 23rd, 2017, here in Los Angeles, California, it’s 2:00 AM PST. You heard it right Ladies and Gentlemen, this town, this state and this country are ready for an epic championship bout between First Daughter Ms. 256 more words

Josephine Guisleman

Josephine had a short and chaotic life.  The first record I have of her, she is 7 years old and living with a family that is not her own. 526 more words

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HONORARY AMBASSADOR TO THE "NEW" WESTERN HEMISPHERE CULTURAL RENAISSANCE, HER EXCELLENCY DR. FIDELIA GRAAND-GALON AND FORT NEGRO'S FIXICO

Congratulations to Her Excellency the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador Dr. Fidelia Graand -Galon from Suriname. For some years her diplomatic post was to Trinidad and Tobago the wealthiest country in the Caribbean. 291 more words