Why so Fast? High-speed train crash questions our need for speed – a friend of mine informed me about this train crash and shortly afterwards I read this article. Lately I’ve been taking a lot of public transportation and thinking about this even more.
Family Farming: the Key to Alleviating Hunger and Poverty – clear, brief piece; makes this look simple.
No-Man’s-Land: Fear, Racism, and the Historically Troubling Attitude of American Pioneers – long essay I enjoyed reading a while ago and still remember vividly.
Inside A Unique Yiddish Farm Thriving 50 Miles From Manhattan – language and culture are connected, shocking no one!