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    ST PAUL ICONEvery Sunday, THE Ave begins with a story about religion. Sometimes these are quotes from one of the bibles, other times they stories about how religious and anti religious people behave. Hopefully there is enough balance to please, offend, or stimulate folks who care about what is done in the name or names of deities. READMORE HERE.

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    street-scene-prestonOK ..this is where we live  … on the gentriest city in the US.  Davis Preston writes abut the cracks in the gleaming polish of Seattle liberalism.  

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    UW WeritasClicking this logo will bring you to a magazine coverage of the UW unlike anything on the UW campus.   This lede will take you to other  stories about the UW … the athletic department’s budget, the lack of free speech on campus, fights with Cougar U over their desire to make a rival medical school, racism in the Athletic Department, achievements of UW faculty that do not get heralded, relations with the city and state, and more.

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  • BUCHENWALD: The Pain Continues

    Buchenwald 31 graphic iconThis tragic LEDE relates efforts by my brother and sister to destroy my father’s heritage as the commanding officer of the first American medical company to enter Buchenwald.  Robert Schwartz’s pictures rot in a safe in Boston. My wife and I  fight in the courts to get these preserved and released into the public domain before all the survivors die and can no longer see the pictures from April 1945.

Archive for May, 2017

May 31st, 2017 - 10:09 pm § in Misc.

Internet etiquette

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May 31st, 2017 - 4:47 pm § in Hypocrisy, Misc.

FOX >>FOX<< DENOUNCES TRUMP

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May 31st, 2017 - 8:53 am § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: 5/31

Trump: US  joins Syria and Nicaragua in rejecting the historic pact to address global warming. BRITAIN: Polls show Theresa May’s  Tories to LOSE House of Commons majority Macron: Any use of chemical weapons in Syria will result in an immediate strike by France ISLAM: Islam Set To Overtake [...]

May 31st, 2017 - 7:32 am § in Misc.

THE Ave Challenge: Who Owns This Jet?

A. Dennis Rodman B. LeBron James C. Michael Jordan D. Kobe Bryant E. Larry Bird[...]

May 31st, 2017 - 7:13 am § in Misc.

Black is Beautiful

Chinazor Onianwah This is a snippet of a documentary in production – Africa: Where black is still beautiful. It was inspired by a BBC news report of January 2013 – Africa: Where black is not really beautiful. I didn’t quarrel with the report dealing with high occurrence of bleachin[...]

May 30th, 2017 - 10:01 pm § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: 5/30

BRITAIN: Polls show Theresa May’s  Tories to LOSE House of Commons majority DEMOCRATS: Black Voters Aren’t Turning Out For The Post-Obama Democratic Party LEBANON SEEKS TO BAN ‘WONDER WOMAN,’ CITING ISRAELI ACTRESS Trump blasts Germany again as relations deteriorate Oregon [...]

May 30th, 2017 - 7:23 pm § in Foreign Affairs

50 Years After Nigerian Civil War

THE IRONY OF MEMORIAL DAY: 50 Years Ago Today, Biafra Began What Was To Be a Failed Secession. America’s Memorial Day remembers the dead Union soldiers after our civil war.  The irony for immigrants from Nigeria  is that this day is also the anniversary Nigeria’s civil war.  Our war [...]

May 30th, 2017 - 12:14 pm § in Environment, The Ave Scene

Meanwhile, back in Puget Sound, Tears For a Baby Orca

David Neiwert This is one of the most heartbreaking photos I’ve ever seen: Little J-54, struggling to survive and too weak to swim on his own, being held up by his big sister, J-46, on the right, and his cousin, J-47, on the left, after the death of J-28, his mother. Captain Mark Malleson of [[...]

May 30th, 2017 - 11:32 am § in Misc.

Cleveland PD fires Tamir Rice’s killer

The Cleveland Police Department has fired 12-year-old Tamir Rice’s killer for errors in his job application, and suspended his partner for lousy driving. Read story here. Everyone in government knows how these things work. You can’t prosecute cops for shooting kids, and there’s no [...]

May 30th, 2017 - 11:20 am § in Donald Trump

TWEETS CELEBRATE FRENCH PRESIDENT’S SNUB OF TRUMP

President Emmanuel Macron shared the video of his greeting NATO leaders last week. It’s unclear whether the possible snub was deliberate. But it came amid a summit in which Trump took aim at NATO’s European allies for “not paying what they should be paying.” The post is now going viral, w[...]