delanceyplace archive

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Daily Excerpt Subject

the great beginning -- 12/2/2

kindness, empathy, and medical outcomes -- 12/1/21

the race for africa -- 11/30/21

disparaging “the establishment” -- 11/29/21

the invention of cherokee writing -- 11/26/21

humans were here -- 11/24/21

kicked out of odessa -- 11/23/21

the case for a debt jubilee -- 11/22/21

chosen for an elite secret society -- 11/19/21

the first white house press conference -- 11/18/21

a great leap forward in nori farming -- 11/17/21

"we are the first race in the world" – 11/16/21

washington's presidential salary was 25,000 a year -- 11/15/21

the murderer sweeney todd -- 11/12/21

"when johnny comes marching home" -- 11/11/22

seed dispersal -- 11/10/21

the rise of the turks – 11/9/21

texas and slavery -- 11/8/21

the influences on john hughes -- 11/5/21

the impact of meditation on the brain -- 11/04/21

the rise of universities in Europe -- 11/3/21

china’s belt and road initiative -- 11/2/21

the english capture new amsterdam -- 11/1/20

andrew mccarthy and molly ringwald -- 10/29/21

how many stars are there? -- 10/28/21

the gossamer bodies deep in the ocean -- 10/27/21

the mighty amazon river -- 10/26/21

henry adams and jamestown’s john smith -- 10/25/21

the ultra-exclusive groton school for boys -- 10/22/21

slaves' value exceeded the value of railroads and factories -- 10/21/21

amnesia in children -- 10/20/21

the english turn to india -- 10/19/21

maafa -- 10/18/22

the artist julian schnabel -- 10/15/21

a building that sets things on fire -- 10/13/21

alexander pushkin -- 10/12/21

the awe-inspiring presence of tigers -- 10/07/21

the beavers of canada – 10/6/21

china, assertiveness, and the south china sea -- 10/5/21

privateers help fund the american revolution -- 10/4/21

harriet beecher stowe and uncle tom's cabin -- 10/1/21

the tyranny of perfection -- 9/30/21

dams and the missouri river -- 9/29/21

pizarro and the incas -- 9/28/21

northern opponents of reconstruction -- 9/27/21