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A Woman in Amber: Book Review

For Christmas my husband had ordered me the book, A Woman in Amber by Agate NeSaule. Of course it didn’t make it by Christmas, despite having been ordered early. 256 more words

This is wartime: Trump should ignore federal courts blocking his travel ban

(NationalSentinel) It has been days since a single federal judge in Washington state claimed the power to stop a wartime president from issuing an executive order protecting the country from potential terrorist infiltration. 486 more words

Executive Branch

Episode 4: Propaganda is Everywhere

Welcome back to The Magazine Show, where we delve into the delightful, quaint world of once-upon-a-time magazines and culture, bringing you insight into another era.  238 more words

Vintage Magazines

Leaked wartime transcript exposes Israel’s leaders bitterly divided over how to fight Hamas in Gaza

Leaked transcripts of discussions between senior Israeli officials during the 2014 war with Gaza published Tuesday paint a picture of a deeply fractious leadership, with ministers riven over whether to pursue an aggressive offensive or simply seek to contain Hamas before and during the bloody 50-day conflict. 2,286 more words

Daily News

A working girl in New York: Louisa M Alcott's Good Wives

In this week’s Really Like This Book podcast scripts catch-up, I re-read that bit in Louisa M Alcott’s Good Wives (1869) where Jo March goes to work in New York.  1,812 more words

Passion And Secrets

Time Travelling

When I was applying for university in early 2016, I sort of made an agreement with my mum that I’d stay at home as long as we did a loft conversion for me to live in. 618 more words