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April 19, 2018

Guest Essay: It's Almost Earth Day. Remember the Three Rs?
As kids we learned about the three Rs, especially around Earth Day – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. The lesson was about doing our part, but also about creating habits that center on caring for the Earth and the future of our environment.
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
More Room: The Balm of 'Gilead' A Reading Memoir
Maybe the luckiest thing that ever happened to me happened right at the start, in the genetic lottery at conception. That’s when I inherited the “reading gene.”
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Room for a View: 'Divided We Fall'
Prior to and during the week of April 4, 2018, people all over the world recognized/memorialized the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929-1968, Civil rights leader, theologian, and educator). People – young and old, Black, Caucasian, Native American, Latino, Asian, Christian, Jewish, Moslem, Buddhist, Hindu, agnostic, et al – were united in their praise and appreciation of the late Dr. King’s dedication and efforts to create a country that treated all people fairly. 
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Room for a View: Mother Earth's Outing
Mother Earth needed a break so she took a day off and headed to the ballpark, a Little League field in her neighborhood.  She loves baseball; always has since the day Abner Doubleday put his creation to work.The game was perfect for anyone needing to get away from the messes of life and the pressures of their world’s predicaments. 
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Editorial: Pathways to Equality
“Equity” is one of the buzzwords in the Evanston community. Its dictionary meaning – outside of the business world – fairness or impartiality in allocations, as distinct from “equality,” which dishes out the same portions to everyone. In common parlance, “equity” seems malleable, if not amorphous.
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Guest Essay: Evanston North Shore Channel Habitat Project
Think globally, act locally: we have heard the advice for years, but in recent months, it has taken on a special urgency.
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
More Room: Miracle in the Making
In the war against polio, Rotary is winning. And unbeknownst to most Evanstonians, the PolioPlus global eradication campaign is directed from the Rotary Building in downtown Evanston, headquarters to the million-plus Rotary members and 35,000 Rotary clubs worldwide.
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Room for a View: Thank You. Gracias. Dziekuje. A dank. Arigato gozaimasu. Xi?ie. Dhanyavad. Shukran. Gamsalhamnida.*
Hopefully, large numbers of people will continue to march, write, speak and vote for stricter gun regulations as well as vote to remove NRA advocates/protectors from office.  
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Room for a View: What Are Friends For?
Early in the beginnings of our knowing, I have felt, there is more to meet in you ...
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Editorial: Snow Stickers and Other April Fool Stories
Hello and welcome to April at the RoundTable. Since 2010, we have offered readers gentle spoofs on our City’s goings-on. Most of these have poked fun at the City’s delight in over-regulation.
Wednesday, April 4, 2018

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