Category Archives: usa

07.2017

What’s on the July 2017 calendar? July 1 Canada Day (Canada) July 1 Territory Day #TerritoryDay (NT, Australia) July 2-9 NAIDOC Week July 3 Saint Day: Tomás el Apóstol (Mexico) July 4 Independence Day (USA) July 6 Frida Kahlo Birthday (Mexico) July 11 World Population Day July 14 Bastille Day (France) July 17 Guelaguetza July … Continue reading

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Inauguration Weekend

What resistance+organization looks like in 2017 Inauguration Weekend //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js

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Questions for this year’s #StateOfVegas

//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js I covered the 2015 State of Las Vegas on my blog. It was a lot of fun to watch (and read the live tweets) and this year’s address should be a great way to catch up on what’s happening … Continue reading

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01.2016

Happy New Year! Here’s our January 2016 Calendar. Since 2016 is the Centennial of the National Park Service in the USA, I’d like to continue remixing official park photos which are themselves an excellent promotion for ‘finding your park.’ The … Continue reading

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Now, I know there are still a few who insist that climate change is one big hoax – @JohnKerry #COP21

Favorite quip from the Paris Climate Change Conference #COP21 Now, I know there are still a few who insist that climate change is one big hoax – even a political conspiracy. My friends, these people are so out of touch … Continue reading

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Vaquero: Check out the sculpture by Luis Jimenez in Las Vegas #urbanhikes

Want to get off the beaten path in Las Vegas? Curiously, my top recommendation is to go most visited place of all – the McCarran Airport. See if you can find the fiberglass Vaquero Statue by sculptor Luis Alfonso Jiménez, … Continue reading

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Get Outdoors Nevada

Kudos to the organizers of this weekend’s Get Outdoors Nevada celebration at Sunset Park in Las Vegas. So many good people, such a a fun, family-friendly event at a beautiful city park with great viewing of the incoming and outgoing … Continue reading

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