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Down at the Blackbird Bar

Jill, John, Jenn, and Julie are at the Blackbird bar on Kinnickinnic Avenue. It is dark and it is winter in Wisconsin. Each is drinking a dark microbrew from somewhere in Wisconsin. Dressed in dark clothing, skirts, jeans, and tattoos … Continue reading

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Iran: The Islamic Revolution and the Shah

In the 1950s Iran democratically elected a government. That government decided to nationalize their oil fields, meaning they decided to kick British Petroleum out of their country and take over the oil fields for themselves. The CIA and England joined … Continue reading

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