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Trump holding up a sign
07 May 2022

Given the rhetorical prominence that right-wing Ohio Republican candidates for U.S. Senate and House districts gave to the 45th  president's erroneously...

Harvey Graff
02 May 2022

My sad tales continue with new elements added every day. In chronological order, they are, so far:

First, leaders of other Columbus neighborhoods...

Harvey Graff
29 April 2022

Part Two

The bigger picture

NorthSteppe/Stickney is only the most egregious of the offending organizations among its peers. Almost...

Harvey Graff
26 April 2022

Part One


The shame of the city


What happened to the University District?

The area adjacent to The...

Harvey Graff
20 April 2022

Columbus searches in vain for an identity, bouncing ridiculously from Cowtown to Crop Town, Cap City, Arch City, Buckeyeville, Nationwide or Crew City, or...

Harvey Graff
14 April 2022

I call the public’s attention to today’s radical, unprecedented, unconstitutional, and inhumane campaign to ban books in schools. It combines intersecting...