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Poverty, West Virginia

West Virginia, Coal Miner’s home, kitchen, 1937, still the Depression. Notice the walls have been patched with newspaper to keep out drafts. The children appear all barefoot.  Today people know “miners” through The Hunger Games only. This is a picture … Continue reading

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Frank Brangwyn, ‘For the Relief of Women and Children in Spain, 1936-1937

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Epilepsy, the pain of a little genius

I usually post on art, but I’ve been through a bad six nights in the hospital with my five-year old who was diagnosed with epilepsy (therefore according to some, a genius). I slept there six nights, and he was so … Continue reading

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