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  • SUNDAY REVELATIONS

    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.

  • Seattle Street Life

    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.  

  • UW

    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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    trump-and-trumpiesClick to read about the 2016 election.

  • 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 ‘Americanism’

May 27th, 2017 - 10:46 am § in America, Religion

FOUND ON FACEBOOK

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January 20th, 2017 - 3:50 am § in America

Trump’s America

Why isn’t the KKK designated as a terrorist organization? Anonymous dropped the names of over 1000 alleged members of the KKK today, we asked experts to explain the various reasons why the Ku Klux Klan isn’t designated as a terrorist organization.[...]

December 22nd, 2016 - 10:46 am § in Uncategorized

Three Days Left to Shop

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December 9th, 2016 - 1:16 am § in America, Environment, Hypocrisy

A FACEBOOK DIALOG ON STANDING ROCK

  Mary Anne Campbell I just heard from a client who trains her horses in North Dakota. She has another side of this story from the other people who live in this community. While I absolutely stand with the principles being defended at Standing Rock, I think it’s very apparent this year that [...]

November 22nd, 2016 - 10:00 am § in Misc.

FACEBOOK on Massenverbodungswaffe

  Charlie Smith Germans are almost as good at inventing words as we are, but theirs seem to have more panache. The word I learned today is “die Massenverbodungswaffe” (The “o” has an umlaut, but my keyboard doesn’t.). It will never catch on, but it translates as &#[...]

November 14th, 2016 - 1:23 am § in America

AFTER TRUMP: Fix the FBI

At a minimum, James Comey has lost control of the FBI. Restoring trust is  urgent.  It must be done indpendently of the Clinton Administration. If Comey is as good as President Obama says, then the FBI director needs to declare that HE is requesting help from an outside agency to investigate and r[...]

November 12th, 2016 - 10:37 am § in America, Jefferson

Our Democracy Has Failed.

The polls may not have been all that far off, after all. By the time all the votes are counted Hillary could have a 2% popular vote margin. This will not unelect Trump. But with now over 2 milion signatures, signing a petition is one powerful way of opposing the threat he has made ot […][...]