Daily Archives: January 22, 2013

Hearts Of Darkness

One of the greatest challenges to both idealism and optimism when it comes to global affairs is the fact that dealing with nations requires dealing with a government of some kind (unless you prefer dealing with situations like Somalia, and … Continue reading

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Today In History: On January 22, 1973, The United States Supreme Court Legalized Abortion

For a variety of reasons, even though little children fill me with a great deal of anxiety, I have an intense interest in understanding them, as well as great enjoyment in watching their ways. Given that we live in a … Continue reading

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The Bridges Of Multnomah County: The Sellwood Bridge

Photo By: Steve Morgan For several hours this past Saturday, an old bridge across the Willamette River was moved a few feet so that construction could begin on a new bridge on the same site. However, this prosaic explanation does … Continue reading

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