Why I support the BKos/Sistahspeak Boycott UPDATED
There are various reasons why ... like of Arthur Poet, and then the sustained trolling of BKos and its editors, especially Denise Oliver Velez, who I knew from MYDD days, that I got a small clue what it was like to be a black commenter here. Not only were ...
War of 1812 bicentennial: USA shrugs as Canada goes all out
Many Americans aren't that into the War of 1812 — not like Canadians ... for British support for a sort of buffer state against American expansion. With the end of the war, they lost any hope of independence from, or equality with, the settlers.
Andrew Lambert on The War of 1812
With the bicentennial of the War of 1812 coming up, we’re likely going ... The British were aligned with the Indians there at the time, because Lambert says, they were interested in trading, while the American settlers were farming and pushing the ...
Why are the only American meat options chicken, beef and pork?
Why, then ... meat during the 1920s and 1930s were located in Southern California, especially in the Los Angeles area. As Southern California became more industrialized, rabbit production declined. Although some rabbit farmers did move to other parts ...
‘Rocks Falling from the Sky’: Settlers attack Palestinians and internationals in Dura al-Kara
It was a group of five teenage settlers from Beit Eil. They were directly ... and help us decide how to handle this situation. We are there everyday from now until the 15th of October. What happens then after? We need support. The village, like many ...