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In a September 2014 issue of the Beverly Hills Courier, a front page story declared that the construction […]

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“This police department here in Philadelphia could invade Cuba,” Mayor Frank Rizzo told reporters. “What I’m saying is […]

Today’s post wraps up our coverage of the Urban History Association’s Seventh Biennial Conference in Philadelphia.  You can find […]

Several times a year, the intrepid reporters of Tropics of Meta follow the academic conference beat, checking out […]