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Room for a View: What Chu Say?

The other day a friend and I got into a conversation about pronunciation. Ironically, neither of us used the word “pronunciation” (or the incorrectly pronounced “pronounciation”) during our conversation. My friend enlightened me when she pointed out the difficulty one can have finding words in a dictionary when one doesn’t pronounce them correctly. I hadn’t […]

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Room For a View: Noting and Commemorating The Past

May marked the 50th anniversary of the first Freedom Ride. The media noted this in its broadcasts and programming. Oprah invited all living Freedom Riders to join her for a special taping. The Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) employed Freedom Rides as a new tactic “aimed at desegregating public transportation throughout the South.” The first […]