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Even wild hogs have a history

In the long history of invasive species in Appalachia, no story is more striking that that of the European wild boar. Often called Russian boars, they probably came from Germany. In 1908 an English corporation established a private hunting preserve … Continue reading

She almost didn't vote

  I saw this woman during an election in the Republic of Georgia in 2002. I described her in my report about it: She hobbled into the polling station at Mtskheta leaning on a cane, clutching a brochure from a … Continue reading