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Day: <span>November 15, 2019</span>

50th Anniversary of Gordon Parks’ Iconic Film The Learning Tree

By Joe Hadsall, JoplinGlobe.com  When he made the movie “The Learning Tree,” Gordon Parks probably didn’t intend for it to be relevant 50 years later. “It’s still relevant today,” said Kirk Sharp, executive director of the Gordon Parks Museum on the campus of Fort Scott Community College. “It was important when in came out in […]readmore


L.I.’s Jackie Gordon Seeks to Replace Peter King in Congress

By Bruce C.T. Wright, newsone.com New York Rep. Peter King’s announcement that he wouldn’t be seeking re-election next year made him the latest longtime and incumbent Republican to flee Washington with his tail between his legs as Democrats continue to flip seats that have been red for years. King, a notoriously racist Congressman who saved […]readmore