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4th of July at the River Bottom Campground


For those of us fortunate enough to be unemployed so we are able to enjoy this independence day from the airy elegance of our 60-sq ft (5.5 sq meter) residence this holiday near the beach in San Buenaventura on the … Continue reading

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Cronon: The Odd Case of Historian Bashing


NYT Editorial and Other Coverage of Cronon Open Records Case March 26, 2011 Yesterday was among the craziest of my entire life. The story traced in this blog of the Republican Party’s Open Records Law request for access to my … Continue reading

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100th Anniversary: Triangle Shirtwaist Fire


At the beginning of the last century before protection for workers was high on anyone’s radar, a most appalling fire happened. – carlos Remembering the Triangle Fire Joshua Freeman On March 25, 1911, a fire that broke out in a bin … Continue reading

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