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Author Shrabani Basu shares hidden histories from the Raj

Gulf News 27 Jan 2023
Few things fascinate Shrabani, a UK-based Indian journalist, author and historian, more than bringing to light little known historical incidents that occurred in Britain and India during the colonial rule ... Author and historian Shrabani Basu will be speaking at the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature, in Dubai in February.

It Was the Workers Who Brought Us Democracy, and It Will Be the Workers Who ...

Scheerpost 27 Jan 2023
Demonstrators supporting union rights for workers at the Bessemer, Alabama, Amazon warehouse picketed outside the South St. Whole Foods Market in Philadelphia on March 5, 2021. Joe Piette, CC BY-SA 2.0 https.//, via Wikimedia Commons ... DONATE ON PAYPAL ... Vijay Prashad is an Indian historian, editor and journalist ... .

Scene Calendar: Buffalo Rose, 'Romeo and Juliet,' 'Chad Deity'

The Gainesville Sun 27 Jan 2023
MUSIC. Buffalo Rose. 7 and 9 p.m. today, UpStage at the Phillips Center, 3201 Hull Road. Tickets. $50 for 7 p.m ... 7-9 p.m ... Mr ... 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; “We're Tired of Asking.

Review: New boxed set revisits versions of Dylan's masterful 'Time Out of Mind'

Hastings Tribune 26 Jan 2023
Bob Dylan, "FragmentsTime Out of Mind Sessions (1996-1997). The Bootleg Series Vol. 17" (Legacy) ... The sessions were tense ... Per usual, he's not talking, though liner notes from historian Douglas Brinkley, who's interviewed Dylan, and Minneapolis journalist Steven Hyden, 45, who didn't discover Dylan until the 1990s, offer some speculation ... ——— ... .

Burkina Faso ejects French troops

Alternet 26 Jan 2023
On January 18, 2023, the government of Burkina Faso made a decision to ask the French military forces to depart from the country within a month ... This article was produced by Globetrotter ... In the past few years, anti-French sentiment has deepened in North Africa and the Sahel ... Author Bio. Vijay Prashad is an Indian historian, editor, and journalist ... .

Victor Navasky, journalist and historian, dies at 90

Politico 25 Jan 2023
Media Victor Navasky, journalist and historian, dies at 90 ... Victor Navasky (left) presents an award to Venezuelan journalist Laureano Marquez at the Committee to Protect Journalists' 20th Annual International Press Freedom Awards Dinner in November 2010 in New York City ... Photo by Michael Nagle/Getty Images for Committee to Protect Journalists).

Stubborn House leaders refuse to condemn violence against reproductive rights organizations

The Athens Messenger 25 Jan 2023
One of the first stories I covered as a reporter was in Fargo, N.D., in 1996 ... I thought it was interesting, even exciting ... They managed to come up with a new way to frame the abortion debate ... Nope ... He is an award-winning journalist, author, historian and teacher, whose career has taken him to North Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Utah, and Wyoming ... .

Rossmann: World War II, a steep learning curve

Auburnpub dot com 25 Jan 2023
College history courses that focus on war are rare. War has seemed perhaps too uncouth, even anti-intellectual, for liberal arts programs. This may be changing ... Reading consisted of "If You Survive" by George D ... Neither Wilson nor Sledge is an historian or journalist; both experienced combat firsthand and lived to write about it ... Jan ... Jan ... Jan ... Jan ... On Feb.

126th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose marked with tributes, exhibition in UK

The Telegraph India 24 Jan 2023
The 126th birth anniversary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, Parakram Diwas, was marked with tributes and a special diaspora portrait exhibition at the Indian High Commission in London ... Advertisement ... A lecture by journalist and historian, Dr Vijay Rana, took the audience through the key moments in Netaji’s military campaign for India’s independence ... .

The Life of Johnson

National Review 23 Jan 2023
An appreciation of Paul Johnson, the great English historian and journalist (1928–2023) ....

‘We may have lost the south’: what LBJ really said about Democrats in 1964

The Observer 23 Jan 2023
The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was one of the most consequential pieces of legislation in American history, giving protections and rights long denied to Black Americans ... LBJ OK? Historian Mark Lawrence on a president resurgent. Read more ... He is said to have remarked ... In his absence, historians debate and write ... the legendary journalist Bill Moyers ... .

Volunteers work to repair fencing at Salvo Community Cemetery

Island Free Press 23 Jan 2023
Photo by Dawn Taylor ... Now we find out differently, of course.” ... Salvo Community Cemetery before 2018 renovations ... The 41.5-foot-long and weather-proof mesh banner was the brainchild of Durham-based journalist and photographer, Justin Cook, who worked with local residents and historians to create the panel of photographs, and the ensuing story ... .

Jewish Activity Ramps Up in Ireland

The Algemeiner 23 Jan 2023
Opinion. Áras an Uachtaráin, the official residence of the president of Ireland in the capital of Dublin, Aug. 28, 2010. Photo. William Murphy via Wikimedia Commons ... It will be held at the Cork Arts Theatre, situated in the heart of the city ... January 23, 2023 11.38 am. 0 ... Avi Kumar is a Holocaust historian/journalist from Sri Lanka ... .

Eric Cantona Is Changing the Playing Field by Offering the Ultimate Football Trips

The Facts 23 Jan 2023
Looking FC. Curated Travel Experiences. Image Credit. Looking FC ... As a result, travelers can enjoy unusual experiences such as fan chant workshops with superfans, sports-themed graffiti walking tours with local historians, and tactics briefings with leading journalists in addition to the big game ... There are two versions of the Looking FC trips ... 15 U.S.

For Richmond, a compelling new chapter

The Spokesman-Review 21 Jan 2023
Hill, was brought down ... Safe bike lanes on city streets are scarce ... “A vast cenotaph of secession” was how journalist and historian Tony Horwitz described Richmond in his 1998 book, “Confederates in the Attic ... Lee. “Nobody foresaw the complete removal of the statues and their bases,” said Edwin Slipek, an architectural historian and lifelong resident ... .

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