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‘Dare To Dream’: local speaker hopes her book will be a ‘catalyst for transformation’

Local speaker and publisher Vera Cornish has published her own book in the hopes of spreading her message of empowerment through stories about her own life. Cornish, the publisher of The Urban Connection of the Capitol Region, has a career background in teaching children with autism and schizophrenia, as well as student services in higher education. […]

Youngstar, Kings Will Dream meet again in Caulfield Cup

Email Youngstar and Kings Will Dream chased Australian Horse of the Year Winx when second and third in the Group 1 Turnbull Stakes at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne, Australia, on Oct. 6. Winx, who has won an astonishing 28 consecutive races, is a massive favorite to win an unprecedented fourth consecutive running of the Group […]

Opinion | How Sears Was the Amazon of Its Day

And Richard Sears reached them. He used his genius for advertising and promotion to put a catalog in the hands of 20 million Americans in 1900, when the population was 76 million. The Wish Book or Big Book or Dream Book, as the catalog was variously called, could run a staggering 1,500 pages and offer […]

America has often come first—but its dream has shrunk

Behold, America: The Entangled History of “America First” and “the American Dream”. By Sarah Churchwell. Basic Books; 368 pages; $19.99. Bloomsbury; £20. Get our daily newsletter Upgrade your inbox and get our Daily Dispatch and Editor’s Picks. IT IS common for historians to examine the actions of great men. Sarah Churchwell, a professor of American […]