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Thursday, July 09, 2020
While All Eyes Were On The President's Tax Returns, The SC Made A Big Decision For Native Americans
This post is here just to draw attention to this case. Justice Gorsuch wrote the opinion and was joined by Justices Breyer, Sotomayor, Gins...
Tuesday, July 07, 2020
Corona Art - Old Friend Gets Recognized Again
Got an email today from my friend Tomás. He's a friend I met through the blog. He left a comment and we connected before he returned w...
Sunday, July 05, 2020
History Catching Up To Us - Civil War Statues And Integrating New Orleans Schools
Rick Steves interviewed Jason Cochran , author of "Here Lies America." Cochran spoke about traveling to places where bad things h...
Saturday, July 04, 2020
Hope This Independence Day Gave You Time To Reflect
European royalty was assumed to be anointed by God. From Wikipedia: "The divine right of kings, divine right, or God's mandate ...
Friday, July 03, 2020
Short Takes - RPCV Joins Alaska SC, Maxwell Arrest, Racism Like Apple Pie, Russian Bounty
Note: Another big COVID increase today. Click COVID tab above for daily updates on state case counts 1. Alaska's newly appointe...
Wednesday, July 01, 2020
Summer Visit By Downy Woodpecker And Fledgling
There was a Downy woodpecker in the yard. In a tree next to the deck, and our presence didn't seem to bother it at all. It was m...
Sunday, June 28, 2020
Racism Versus Realism With A Touch Of Sadopopulism
Note: Click COVID tab above for daily updates on state case counts Here are a couple of links that help clarify thoughts that often ar...
Saturday, June 27, 2020
Drive Up Recall Dunleavy Station
Gathering petitions during a pandemic isn't easy. Without the pandemic, the Recall Dunleavy folks would have turned in their petitions ...
Thursday, June 25, 2020
Alaskans Can Choose Ranked Choice Voting This Year
Well, that's ambiguous. Alaskans can't actually choose a ranked choice ballot. But we have a ballot measure coming up that, if pa...
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Carting Off McCandless' Bus Reflects Alaska's Cultural Bias
The State of Alaska removed the bus where Chris McCandless died and that has become a mecca for those who connected with Chris through the b...
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