Without the past there can be no present. Those who control history can manipulate the meaning of now. With Incarnations: A History of India in Fifty Lives, Sunil Khilnani, sets out to rescue his country’s past from obscurity and also from ... Read more


Milwaukee’s “Arabic garage band” Painted Caves have found a new audience for themselves in India. Read more

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Since 1991, the U.S.-based nonprofit Vibha has been positively impacting the lives of disadvantaged children around the world, including Milwaukee. The organization’s projects focus Read more

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Why do America's 1% care so little about the country's middle class? Investigative reporters Donald L. Barlett and James B. Steele answer this way: Even after reducing American workers to a cheap labor pool, the growing middle classes of B... Read more


My twitter stream today brought me a high and a low in about 5 minutes.J-S Brewers beat writer Tom Haudricourt tweeted that Nyjer Morgan had returned to the team from the DL and would be replacing Carlos Gomez in the two-hole of the batting order.. Read more

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When it began, Early Music Now concentrated on presenting concerts in Milwaukee by leading performers of the pre-Baroque music of Western Europe—a field of forgotten music that won many new adherents after the 1960s. In more recent years, t... Read more

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If you are a fan of the art produced by former Milwaukeean Waswo X. Waswo, there is much unless ,A&E Feature Read more

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In the course of robbingYaakov Kanelsky’s apart ment in Brooklyn, N. Wall Street Journal ,Chuck Shepherd's News of the Weird Read more

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Judging from commercial success and ongoing support from establishedl iterary critics, British Author/theologian C.S. Lewis is destined to be one of hundred or so best reemmbered novelists of the 20th century. Having met with considerable success .. Read more


As previously mentioned, it's Jackie Robinson Day but the Brewers andCardinals have made a little history of their own. Today is the firsttime in modern history in the National League that both team's pitchersare in the 8 spot of the lineup.The.. Read more

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A teacher at Yamata ElementarySchool in Yokohama, Japan, was disciplined in January follo The New York Times ,Chuck Shepherd's News of the Weird Read more

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Here is the full text of the interview conducted with Manil Suri: In his first novel, The Death of Vishnu ,Books Read more