Celebrating 9/11…

As of Tuesday June 03, 2008 New York state had the highest cigarette taxes in the nation. Seems like a …

Shades of 1968…

Reviewing a Brief History Of Chicago’s 1968 Democratic Convention 40 years ago, brings to mind how chaotic the world must …

The 9% Factor…

That’s the number of Americans who still think that Congress is doing a good job… 9%. This weekend (July 17–20, …

Remembering Angela Davis…

It may be Howard Zinn‘s influence that always causes me to repeat a silent mantra, “History, whose-story,” each time I …

Virtual War Game at Summerfest

This year’s Milwaukee Summerfest (June 26-July 6) features a “Virtual Army Experience Exhibit” at the north end of the grounds. …

9.6.2008 Fighting Bob Fest

Mike McCabe says,” Wisconsin’s unique history is comfort food for those disgusted and disheartened by current political conditions. People much …