Daily Archives: April 14, 2016

Do NOT use Soap with Triclosan

Products That Contain Triclosan Health Warnings its dangers aren’t limited to Mother Earth: A growing body of research also shows that this ingredient can alter how our thyroids work, increase our resistance to antibiotics, and even make our allergies more severe. … Continue reading

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Songs of Sorrow: Lucy McKim Garrison and ‘Slave Songs of the United States’

Songs of Sorrow: Lucy McKim Garrison and ‘Slave Songs of the United States’ (Charters, Samuel) Songs of Sorrow: Lucy McKim Garrison and ‘Slave Songs of the United States’. By Samuel Charters. 2015. Jackson: University Press of Mississippi. 304 pages. ISBN: … Continue reading

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Open Your Heart: Religion and Cultural Poetics of Greater Mexico

Open Your Heart: Religion and Cultural Poetics of Greater Mexico. By David P. Sandell. 2015. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press. 240 pages. ISBN: 97-0-268-04146-5 (soft cover). Reviewed by Mintzi Auanda Martinez-Rivera, Indiana University (minmarti@indiana.edu). [Word count: 1366 … Continue reading

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Folk City: New York and the American Folk Music Revival

Folk City: New York and the American Folk Music Revival Folk City: New York and the American Folk Music Revival. By Stephen Petrus and Ronald D. Cohen. 2015. New York: Oxford University Press. 320 pages. ISBN: 9780190231026 (hard cover). Reviewed … Continue reading

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Is Trump a Billionaire Folk Hero?

Spoken by Donald Trump, Campaign Rally in Rome, New York, April 12, 2016, (5 minutes, 30 seconds onward) — When I get in office, I’ll do real trade deals, where we’re going to bring our jobs back. Just rely on … Continue reading

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