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The Little-Known Farmworkers Who Sparked the Biggest Labor Movement in U.S. History

by Alexa Strabuk

Common Dreams | 01 May, 2016

Mural in old town Delano, California.  All photos by Alexa Strabuk.

On a dusty Thursday evening, a couple hundred yards across the railroad tracks from old town Delano, California, Roger Gadiano ambles out of his one-story house to conduct his usual tour. 2,225 more words




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Depth: 4 km

Distances: 505 km N of Dallas, United States / pop: 1,197,816 / local time: 22:04:47.9 2016-05-01
200 km N of Oklahoma City, United States / pop: 579,999 / local time: 22:04:47.9 2016-05-01… 22 more words

Earthquake Alert

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Bin Lad is said to be alive disguised as a normal US citizen in casual wear, without beard, watching the nice asses of gals walking down the beach of the Bahamas. 51 more words


Grey Gardens

This US documentary by the Maysles was made in 1975 and it shows that, if you have remarkable people, you only need to point a camera at them for long enough to get a story. 229 more words


Storms and Floods

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Louisiana, USA – Water has begun to enter homes in Louisiana and briefly shut down a major interstate as the deadly flooding that struck Texas on Saturday moves across the State. 89 more words


To do this summer

  • Read lots of fiction
  • Read science fiction in Indonesian
  • Get a book blog up and running
  • Translate and submit a short story
  • Learn a new dance …
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