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“Remember them and know that our children become what they see” – Mario Chiodo

Yesterday was the unveiling of the first three sections of the “Remember Them” monument in Oakland.  It was a spectacular occasion!  Even though Karen and I had watched the actual installation (see my post on August 30), the monuments had … Continue reading

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“Remember Them” Sculpture, right in our own “side yard”

Yes indeed – here in our uptown Oakland apartment, we do actually have a side yard – the mostly-empty block between our building and the amazing art-deco Fox Oakland Theater. The back part of the empty lot next door, at … Continue reading

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