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Today’s Commemoration, Tomorrow’s History

Today’s Commemoration, Tomorrow’s History

In an effort to save money and increase productivity, Portugal is getting rid of some holidays that people don’t really celebrate anymore. ¬†Among the obsolete days of non-work, the day the nation dumped the monarchy and became a republic, October...

They Felt Ignored

They Felt Ignored

Over the past weeks the stories have trickled in of events unfolding in Mali. In a rush to fill a knowledge void, many of us do quick research using sources from the past and present regarding this West African nation...

2 Minute Judgement

2 Minute Judgement

With the population of the world being as big as it is, I realize evaluating people for jobs, prizes, relationships, you-name-it; there is less time to spend on each person. That said, I still hate it. A 1 page letter...

bm162 Remembering Paul Wellstone

bm162 Remembering Paul Wellstone

MP3 Audio [15 MB]DownloadShow URL It has been 4 years since the sudden death of one of the most progressive and passionate voices the US congress has ever known. In this program, with help from guests from Carleton College, the...