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Russian Shadow Libraries in the Washington Post

Friday, July 13, 2018

Bodo Balazs and I wrote a short piece on the Russian history of shadow libraries for the Washington Post. Here’s an excerpt:

The Philadelphia Tribune: "Dwight Evans seeks second term in Congress"

Friday, April 27, 2018
 
By Michael D’Onofrio
 
Incumbent Dwight Evans said he will rely on a his political record and experience as a longtime politician against a political newcomer in the upcoming Democratic primary.
 
“Who is most effective and who will get things done?” Evans asked during a recent Philadelphia Tribune editorial board meeting.

The Philadelphia Tribune: "McClinton wants gun violence declared a public health crisis"

Wednesday, April 25, 2018
 
By Stacy Brown
 
During a series of hearings on gun violence before the House Judiciary Committee, state Rep. Joanna McClinton (D-191), highlighted what she called the disparity in coverage of gun violence between low-income communities of color and more affluent majority-white communities.
 
“While it took tragedies like the Parkland [Fla.

Civicist: “Testing Tech for Consensus in a Purple Town”

Friday, March 30, 2018
 
 
Over the past year, town halls across America have occasionally erupted over hot button issues like health care reform. Rep.

Bowling Green Daily News: "Community workshop sheds light on local issues, closes civic assembly"

Friday, February 23, 2018

Bowling Green Daily News

By Don Sergent

Created to boost civic engagement, the three-part Bowling Green Civic Assembly wrapped up Friday with a community workshop that also provided civic education.

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