Daily Archives: February 1, 2018

Chappaquiddick incident

“The Chappaquiddick incident was a single-vehicle car accident on Chappaquiddick Island, Massachusetts, on Friday, July 18, 1969, that was the result of U.S. Senator Ted Kennedy‘s negligence and resulted in the death of his 28-year-old passenger, Mary Jo Kopechne, who … Continue reading

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The Digger Papers

“… In a more recent manifestation, the Diggers reappeared in 20th-century San Francisco. Challenging modern industrialization, they referred to it as bureaucratic excess, or garbage. Norman Cohn makes note of the original Diggers in the appendix of his book,┬áThe Pursuit … Continue reading

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