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York County stands in the ‘Midlands,’ with exposure to three other ‘nations’

York Daily Record 20 Sep 2023
Watch. Perspectives on York, 1969-2019. What led to York’s revolts ... Cameron Clark, York Daily Record ... York County, the hub ... Award-winning historian/journalist Colin Woodard enters the mix with his 2011 book, “American Nations ... And yet, York County stands in the Midlands and is a Keystone-shaped part of a Northern state about which historians Philip S.

Scene Calendar: Playlist at the Pointe, Daniel Tosh, Meet the Dancers, CircusPalooza, more

The Gainesville Sun 20 Sep 2023
MUSIC. Playlist at the Pointe. 7-9 p.m. Friday, Celebration Pointe, Celebration Pointe Avenue. Free ... Ne-Yo ... 8 p.m ... 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; “When Johnny Came Marching Home.

The Taste With Vir: To crucify Hasan Minhaj or not for embellishing his stories

Hindustan Times 19 Sep 2023
The Taste With Vir ... (Instagram) ... (Also Read ... And in any case, is a stand-up comedian expected only to tell accurate stories during his routine? After all, he is not a journalist reporting on the state of the world ... Should we also accept that stand-up comedians have the same right? After all, they are not claiming to be journalists or historians ... ....

Tuskegee Airmen memorial at Pittsburgh International Airport recognized with plaque dedication

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 19 Sep 2023
The past decade was commemorated with a presentation of a new plaque for the exhibit during a ceremony in the Landside terminal. JoAnne Klimovich Harrop ... According to Regis Bobonis Sr., a retired Pittsburgh journalist and amateur historian, the Pittsburgh region sent the largest contingent of Black airmen trained at Tuskegee and enlisted in the U.S.

The Man Who Took the Struggle for his Nation to a New Level

Hungary Today 19 Sep 2023
A forestry engineer who became champion of the rights of Hungarian minorities in front of the UN and the European Institutions ... We served one purpose ... I can say that I was also incredibly lucky, because I won over a man like Reinhard Olt, Frankfurter Allgemenine Zeitung journalist and historian, for the Hungarian nation, who is still standing by us.

MSM pundits lobby to have news even more biased

Hot Air 18 Sep 2023
Lots of other journalists are waving the banner of unrepentant bias ... “When one of our two political parties has become so extremist and anti-democratic”, the old ways of reporting don’t cut it, wrote the journalist Dan Froomkin in his excellent list of suggestions culled from respected historians and observers.

How a pioneering mixed-gender newsroom covered the A-bomb

Engadget 18 Sep 2023
America's Pioneering Female Science Journalists, historian Marcel Chotkowski Lafollette highlights not just the important work that these women performed but examines how their diverse the excerpt below recounts the hectic days and weeks in the outlets newsroom following America's use of a terrifying new "atom" bomb.MIT Press.

OP-ED: Hunter Biden is the latest presidential child to stain a White House reputation

Observer-Reporter 18 Sep 2023
As journalists, historians and the American public have tried to pierce the veil of privacy surrounding presidential private life over the past half-century, presidents and the politicos who surround them have also sought to remove that veil, but selectively so, with an eye toward their own advantage.

A Black student is suspended twice for his hairstyle. The Texas school says it isn't discrimination

SCNOW Morning News 18 Sep 2023
...The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill.” In addition to launching Negro History Week and penning “The Mis-Education of the Negro,” Woodson was an accomplished author, journalist, American historian, and founder of the Association for the Study of African American Life and History.

Sparks by Ian Johnson review — China’s underground historians

The Times/The Sunday Times 17 Sep 2023
‘Even in the darkest of times,” the historian Hannah Arendt ... His account of China’s underground historians, film-makers and journalists is also an account of murder, and the cover-up of murder, on an industrial scale.

Historic India Club calls last orders in London

Indian Express 17 Sep 2023
A slice of Indian history on the Strand will be lost forever,\u201d said British Indian historian and journalist Shrabani Basu. \u201cAs an Indian journalist based in London, it was our watering hole.

Peter Kastor: Hunter Biden joins other presidential children who stained White House reputation

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 17 Sep 2023
As journalists, historians and the American public have tried to pierce the veil of privacy surrounding presidential private life over the past half-century, presidents and the politicos who surround them have also sought to remove that veil, but selectively so, with an eye toward their own advantage.

Willie Thrower made history for the Chicago Bears as the modern NFL’s 1st Black QB. ...

Killeen Daily Herald 17 Sep 2023
“Because of the Jim Crow laws there, they told New Kensington High School’s coach (he) could bring (the) white players, but they would have to leave the two Black players — Willie Thrower and Flint Green — behind,” recounted George Guido, a retired journalist and New Kensington historian.

Exclusive Bills Mafia Zippo does it all

Finger Lakes Times 16 Sep 2023
After Monday night’s overtime loss to the AFC East rival New York Jets, Bills fans might be more inclined to use a Zippo to light up some jerseys than a victory cigar ... “And the family business? Ah, it’s football,” Berman says in the video ... The book is written by Buffalo sports historian Greg Tranter and Queen City sports journalist Budd Bailey ... .

Enthralling new ‘Chicago Stories’ docs recount milestone events in rich detail

Chicago Sun-Times 16 Sep 2023
photos and illustrations and archival footage; straightforward graphics, and interviews with authors, TV and print journalists, historians, museum curators and those who were witnesses (or the descendants of witnesses) to key moments in Chicago’s great, booming, bustling, exhilarating but also troubling history.

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