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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.

  • 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.

  • ELECTION 2016

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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.


July 16th, 2017 - 12:01 am § in Misc.


Tensions mount as Al-Aqsa remains closed Senate Healthcare Bill Protects Senate’s Healthcare From Senate Healthcare Bill Narendra Modi audacious approach in Israel marks birth of bold India, end of Nehru era and Congress TRUMP: Oil pipeline to  run under proposed wall on US-Mexico border TRUMP: [...]

July 15th, 2017 - 11:38 am § in Misc.


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[...]

July 15th, 2017 - 1:18 am § in Misc.


TPP chief negotiators meet to hash out deal without Trump’s U.S. China could accept US strike on North Korea as prelude to Chinese occupation Macron to Trump.  France will beat the in battle for 2024 Olympics Turkey Purge Continues: Thousands of Police, Civil Servants, and Academics Fired  A[...]

July 14th, 2017 - 1:02 am § in Misc.


 Team Trump Met Russian Accused of International Hacking Conspiracy AFTER TRUMP: Russia contemplates recall of NATO permanent representative Before Trump Meeting, Russia Quietly Gobbled Up a Tiny Chunk of Georgia Earth is on its way to the biggest mass extinction since the dinosaurs, study says Qa[...]

July 13th, 2017 - 1:34 am § in Misc.


TRUMP Trump has deep ties to Putin-connected billionaire who offered dirt on Hillary Anger and Blame as White House Can’t Escape Russia Story Republicans Seven Votes Shy On TrumpCare Republicans Don’t Seem To Care Much About Trump Jr. CHRISTOPHER WRAY FBI NOMINEE: CHRIS CHRISTIE’S LAWYER R[...]

July 12th, 2017 - 12:14 am § in Misc.


The Trump Administration’s Own Data Says Obamacare Isn’t Imploding Xi: Challenges to Beijing in HK “Absolutely Impermissible” Norway’s ‘troll penis’ rock re-erected Vietnam seizes 3 tons of ivory smuggled from South Africa     Austria’s burqa ban kicks in th[...]

July 11th, 2017 - 12:25 am § in Misc.


US lawmakers are trying to stop the sale of the Chicago Stock Exchange to Chinese buyers  JARED KUSHNER TRIED AND FAILED TO GET A HALF-BILLION DOLLAR BAILOUT FROM QATAR  Donald Trump Jr. Defends His Meeting With A Kremlin-Connected Lawyer ‘NEVER HAPPENED, WOULD NEVER HAPPEN’ … After Trum[...]

July 10th, 2017 - 12:36 am § in Misc.


Who said he would make his country great again? Post-Brexit campus in Dresden for King’s College London ‘in the process’ WikiLeaks nominates Assange to run Trump’s ‘US-Russia cyber security unit’ OOPS: TRUMP AND PUTIN TO SHARE US CYBER INTELLIGENCE DATA  THEN TRUMP FOLDS Ha[...]

July 9th, 2017 - 12:23 am § in Misc.


‘Amid worsening US-German relations, Berlin may reorient itself to Russia’ Ex-spies say Putin ate Trump and his ‘massive, delicate ego’ for lunch at G-20 meeting CNN: Trump’s State Dept. Grants U.S. Visas to 150 Russian Spies Trump Tweets: Proposes ‘Cyber Security Unit’ With Russia[...]

July 8th, 2017 - 1:35 am § in Misc.


Chinese Nobel laureate, Poltical Prisoner  Liu Xiaobo, too weak to keep getting cancer drugs Trump: Meeting with Putin was ‘tremendous’ Erdogan: “very high expectations” of Russian-Turkish solution to Syria crisis Merkel speaks out against Kurdish independence at G20 EU, Canada agre[...]