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Showing entries tagged: 'History'


Spy Princess: The Life of Noor Inayat Khan

By MPL Staff on May 16, 2015 10:56 AM

“In the end, Noor’s monkeys did cross the bridge. They escaped from the wicked king and found the road to freedom.” ―Shrabani Basu, A wartime metaphor about “The Monkey’s Heart” from Twenty Jataka Tales by Noor Inayat Khan.

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V-E Day - 70th Anniversary

By Heather on May 8, 2015 11:34 AM

Every year on May 8th, the United States celebrates V-E Day, marking the surrender of Nazi Germany and the end of World War II in Europe. Here in Milwaukee...

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Milwaukee's Menagerie: Hank the Dog

By Tim on May 6, 2015 12:19 PM

If one wanted the ultimate in cheesy taglines for the story of Hank the Dog, “he wandered onto the field and into our hearts” would be a major contender, but also not entirely inaccurate, either.

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