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Daily Telegraph
Douro holidays: Journey to the heart of Portugalforward. I think the second bottle was kicking in. “My friend,” he whispered th
Douro holidays: Journey to the heart of Portugal
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
forward. I think the second bottle was kicking in. “My friend,” he whispered theatrically. “This river will show you the true heart of Portugal.” The Rio Douro, the River of Gold, is one of the most beautiful rivers in Europe, and the journey... Read more
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Salon.com
The Great Drought is upon us: Why California is America’s parched new normalappeared on Long ago, I lived in a cheap flat in San Francisco and worked as t
The Great Drought is upon us: Why California is America’s parched new normal
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
appeared on Long ago, I lived in a cheap flat in San Francisco and worked as the lone straight man in a gay construction company. Strangely enough, the drought now strangling California brings back memories of those days. It was the 1970s. Our... Read more
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Op-Ed News
William deBuys, Entering the Mega-Drought Era in Americaof how insular we can be. California, after all, is in the fourth year of a fea
William deBuys, Entering the Mega-Drought Era in America
Op-Ed News / Posted 14 days ago
of how insular we can be. California, after all, is in the fourth year of a fearsome drought that has turned much of the North American West, from Alaska and Canada to the Mexican border, into a tinderbox. Reservoirs are low, rivers quite... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
California First, As Both Climate Victim and Responder, the National Style-Setter Leads the WayLong ago, I lived in a cheap flat in San Francisco and worked as the lone strai
California First, As Both Climate Victim and Responder, the National Style-Setter Leads the Way
Naked Capitalism / Posted 14 days ago
Long ago, I lived in a cheap flat in San Francisco and worked as the lone straight man in a gay construction company. Strangely enough, the drought now strangling California brings back memories of those days. It was the 1970s. Our company... Read more
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The New Yorker
Mugglemarchin her Edinburgh house, or at her country place—which stands in grassland, over
Mugglemarch
The New Yorker / Posted 15 days ago
in her Edinburgh house, or at her country place—which stands in grassland, overlooking a fast-running river in a valley north of the city—or in her home in an expensive part of west London. We were at her office, which occupies an unmarked... Read more
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Washington Post
In Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley, a proposed pipeline hits a sour noteand it has become the call to arms at many an anti-pipeline meeting. The pipel
In Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley, a proposed pipeline hits a sour note
Washington Post / Posted 17 days ago
and it has become the call to arms at many an anti-pipeline meeting. The pipeline Robin and Linda Williams don’t want is a true behemoth, the 42-inch diameter lower bowel of West Virginia’s fracking wells. Known as the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, it’s... Read more
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Washington Post
In Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley, a proposed pipeline hits a sour noteand it has become the call to arms at many an anti-pipeline meeting. The pipel
In Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley, a proposed pipeline hits a sour note
Washington Post / Posted 17 days ago
and it has become the call to arms at many an anti-pipeline meeting. The pipeline Robin and Linda Williams don’t want is a true behemoth, the 42-inch diameter lower bowel of West Virginia’s fracking wells. Known as the Atlantic Coastal Pipeline,... Read more
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The New Yorker
Trump Solobe. He was working his way through his daily gallon of Diet Coke and trying out
Trump Solo
The New Yorker / Posted 27 days ago
be. He was working his way through his daily gallon of Diet Coke and trying out a few diversionary maneuvers. Yes, it was true, the end of a marriage was a sad thing. Meanwhile, was I aware of what a success he’d had with the Nation’s Parade, the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Charles Notcutt, horticulturalistA true plantsman, Notcutt became managing director in 1964 and under his leader
Charles Notcutt, horticulturalist
Daily Telegraph / Posted 28 days ago
A true plantsman, Notcutt became managing director in 1964 and under his leadership Notcutts won many gold medals at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Later, however, the company decided to concentrate on selling plants rather than growing them and in... Read more

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