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Don't Mess With Harriet Tubman
Victoria A. Brownworth
Pulitzer Prize-nominated journalist and the first out lesbian ...
The questions raised by Russell Simmons' "Harriet Tubman sex tape" and also by the "Slap Hillary" video game (which, unlike the sex tape, is still up) are simple and succinct: Why is violence against women a joke to men? Why is disrespecting female historical figures OK?
The Nation's River
Fine artist; Outdoorsman
The Clean Water Act was critically important and made a real difference, but has it gone far enough? Perhaps a new documentary about the Potomac River will help shine a light on how the law has worked and, more importantly, how it hasn't.
Garrett Peck, Cocktail Aficionado, Has A New Book About The Potomac River
One Day Hike: Torture and Fun on the C&O Canal
Animal Welfare Editor, The Huffington Post
A 31-mile day hike sounds impressive until you meet the people who are walking 62 miles in one day.
John Brown's Body Lies A-Moldering in Upstate New York
150 years after his raid on Harpers Ferry, John Brown looms ever larger in the national psyche, either a great martyr to a just and necessary cause, or our first domestic terrorist.
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