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By admin On Saturday, May 22nd, 2021

Showman PT Barnum ‘used slavery to feed sick 19th Century appetite for freak shows’

FROM humble beginnings as a dirt-poor country boy, Phineas Taylor Barnum – better known today as PT Barnum – reinvented himself as a larger-than-life theatrical showman. Daily Express :: Books Feed  More...

By admin On Sunday, November 22nd, 2015

Closing Underperforming NYC Schools Worked, Study Shows

Critics were harsh when Mayor Michael Bloomberg closed dozens of large high school that were failing in New York City. They claimed the mayor was destroying communities and neighborhood institutions. But this week a More...