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Celebrate Our Namesake’s Birthday: The Brilliance of Randolph Bourne

Antiwar 30 May 2024
Randolph Bourne was an American intellectual journalist who flourished for a few years in the second decade of the 20th century – in the Teens, the decade that ran from 1910 to 1920.

Trenton parents need to help children learn non-violent solutions (L.A. PARKER COLUMN)

The Trentonian 30 May 2024
flock together via personal alliances ... Woodson, historian, author, journalist, scholar and the founder of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History (ASALH), made this poignant insight about education and independent thinking.

BANNED: A Social Media Trial

Business Line 29 May 2024
A cricketer promises an interview to a leading sports journalist, historian and show host but keeps him waiting till late at night ... To add to the journalist’s woes, there is the stuff that’s playing in the background.

Negro Leagues legend Josh Gibson will now hold multiple MLB records after game-changing decision

New York Post 29 May 2024
Thorn has been the chair of baseball’s Negro Leagues Statistical Review Committee, which has been made up of baseball historians, Negro League experts, former players, researchers and journalists, according to Yahoo Sports.

Move over Ruth and Cobb: MLB adds Negro League stats and Josh Gibson surpasses legends

The Los Angeles Times 29 May 2024
... instead were born of MLB’s exclusionary practices,' said John Thorn, MLB's official historian ... John Thorn, official historian of Major League Baseball The Associated Press contributed to this report.

Vijay Prashad: ‘Rockin’ in the Free World’

Consortium News 29 May 2024
As the U.S. celebrates $95.3 billion in military funding for Israel, Taiwan, Ukraine and itself, here’s a look at Washington’s Indo-Pacific strategy and what’s at stake ... W ... Vijay Prashad is an Indian historian, editor and journalist ... Power ... .

Scene Calendar: 'Free Fridays,' Groovin' on the Green, 'Treasure Island'

The Gainesville Sun 29 May 2024
MUSIC. “Free FridaysConcert. 7-9 p.m ... Free ... Written by music journalist Bill DeYoung and designed by historian Rick Kilby, this unique exhibit celebrates a golden age in the University City’s musical history, the likes of which may never be seen again.

Negro Leagues statistics to be officially integrated into MLB historical record

Yahoo Daily News 28 May 2024
The Negro Leagues Statistical Review Committee, comprised of baseball historians, Negro League experts, former players, ...

Is America Ready for ‘Degrowth Communism’?

The Atlantic 28 May 2024
a historian, a geographer, and a journalist from The New Republic ... The historian said he’d like to see more modeling of the impact of degrowth policies; the geographer wondered how a degrowth agenda ...

Keep on Rockin’ in the Free World

Scheerpost 28 May 2024
Secretary Antony J. Blinken travels to Kiev, Ukraine, May 13, 2024. (Official State Department photo by Chuck Kennedy). By Vijay Prashad / Tricontinental. Institute for Social Research ... W ... Vijay Prashad is an Indian historian, editor and journalist ... Power.

Vijay Prashad: Three Evils

Consortium News 28 May 2024
There is no ambiguity about Israel causing Gaza to suffer occupation, apartheid and genocide. To counter Israeli denialism, here is a short primer on why these terms are accurate ... On Feb ... Vijay Prashad is an Indian historian, editor and journalist ... 38. .

New book introduced by Pope Tawadros: “100 Coptic Figures…”

Watani 27 May 2024
doctors, engineers, historians, artists, journalists, military figures, politicians, psychologists, sociologists, and more ... Historians include Aziz Surial Attiya; Younan Labib Rizk; and Joseph Nessim Youssef ... Watani International. 27 May 2024 ....

Memorial Day 2024: Guinness Designation Sheds Light on Untold Story of Black Civil War Soldiers

Nashville Pride 27 May 2024
by Amber V. Smith ... You could almost miss it among the daily raucous in the neighborhood ... Located in Northwest D.C ...People don’t know didn’t even want us fighting in the war,” said journalist and Black historian Peter Bailey ... PRIDE Newsdesk. previous post.

100 years after immigration law shut America’s doors, its legacy revives

Royal Oak Daily Tribune 26 May 2024
By Gordon F. SanderSpecial to The Washington Post ... It closed the door to almost all Asian immigration. It capped the total number of immigrants allowed annually at 165,000, half the 1920 total ... Sander is a journalist and historian based in Riga, Latvia.

Opinion: America is a major world-stage target in anti-democracy propaganda

Citizen Times 25 May 2024
The journalist and historian Anne Applebaum, who writes in The Atlantic magazine, recently described the influence of propaganda against democracy in the world, with America as the major target ... Ms ... How should we respond to anti-democratic propaganda?.