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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.

Posts Tagged ‘BREAKING NEWS’

July 15th, 2017 - 11:38 am § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: 7/17

TRUMP IN DUMPS WITH GOP VOTERS JP Morgan Says That The Trump Mess Is Hurting the US Economy Did Macron charm the Donald to endorse the Paris accords? US RANKS DEAD LAST IN HEALTHCARE Could Iran Fall? CONSERVATIVES AGAINST TRUMP While The Seattle Public Schools Drive High Achievers Out, Lakeside Come[...]

October 20th, 2011 - 9:10 am § in America, Politics, The Ave Scene

Send a Pizza Pie to Westlake!

What are YOU doing? I am not a crowd person.  In the 60s my involvement in civil rights was a small role with SNCC, I was skeptical about all the marches. I was wrong.  However,  I did what I could to support the movement from off of the streets.  We may be returning to the sixties, […][...]

May 12th, 2011 - 11:28 am § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: International Criminal Court Has Just Issues a Warrant for the Arrest of Muammar Gaddafi

This just came across my desk from al Jazeera. The warrant has been issued at the request of Italy.  Among other things, it means Gaddafi can not to flee to any state without being subject to extradition and arrest[...]

May 10th, 2011 - 10:03 pm § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: Salman Rushdie: perhaps the time has come to declare Pakistan a terrorist state and expel it from the comity of nations.

Are we really supposed to believe that Pakistan didn’t know Osama bin Laden was living there for five years? Salman Rushdie from the Daily Beast, excerpted: Osama bin Laden died on Walpurgisnacht, the night of black sabbaths and bonfires. Not an inappropriate night for the Chief Witch to fall off [...]

April 10th, 2011 - 8:29 am § in Jews, Misc.

UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS:Artist Juliano Mer-Khamis Murdered in Jenin Refugee Camp

Juliano Mer-Khamis, co-founder and director of the Freedom Theatre in Jenin Refugee Camp, was brutally gunned down [yesterday] in Jenin by an unknown assailant. [I cannot wrap my mind around] the scope and scale of this horrific event, both for his family (Juliano leaves behind two children, one st[...]

April 8th, 2011 - 6:03 pm § in America, Hypocrisy

UPDATE: BREAKING NEWS: This is what government shutdown looks like from here .

Ed.  The House has passed something, apparently a mess. “Rep. Jim Jordan, who leads the conservative Republican Study Committee, told The Huffington Post that he does not think Boehner, a fellow Ohioan, will be able to pass the funding deal through the House without votes from Democrats.&#[...]

April 7th, 2011 - 2:35 pm § in Uncategorized

BREAKING NEWS: After Sleeping In at WA Capital Rotunda

For latest news from the protest use this link. from earlier” from Publicola: Protesters Stay in Capitol Building All Night     1. This week’s PubliCola ThinkTank asked if there was a lesson from Wisconsin for Washington State. It looks like about 50 people who object to the recent[...]

April 7th, 2011 - 10:41 am § in Misc.

Will Obama Veto Republican Extremists?

Breaking News at HP: WASHINGTON — President Obama promised on Thursday to veto a House Republican bill that would keep the government open for one extra week and cut $12 billion in spending, while also funding the military through the remainder of the fiscal year. If this were war time (and th[...]

April 6th, 2011 - 12:57 pm § in Misc., UW

BREAKING NEWS: UW Faculty Announce Effort to Create a Union.

from AAUP listserv: Working Towards a Union for the UW faculty by Raya Fidel, Professor, Information School   The quality of faculty work life at the UW has deteriorated during the last decade.  Throughout the years the Faculty Senate has worked diligently to represent the faculty and it needs[...]

April 6th, 2011 - 12:53 pm § in America, Bill of Rights

UPDATE: Wisconsin Voters Recall Republican Judge

UPDATE:  — The  Waukesha County clerk announced that the vote total announced for Tuesday’s Wisconsin Supreme Court race had been mistaken — The new total puts Prosser on a significant path to victory, about 7,500 votes ahead of Kloppenburg.  Sad outcome.  Will the energy that [...]