December 2013

Russian Hill Walking Tour

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Thu, Mar 27 2014 - 1:45pm

Join a more active Commonwealth Club Neighborhood Adventure! Russian Hill is a magical area with secret gardens and amazing views. Join Rick Evans for a two-hour hike up hills and staircases and learn about the history of this neighborhood. See where great artists and architects lived and worked, and walk down residential streets where some of the most historically significant houses in the Bay Area are located.

North Beach Walking Tour

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Thu, Mar 13 2014 - 1:45pm

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Field Poll: DiFi is down, Boxer is up, and almost nobody approves of Congress

Sat, Dec 14 2013

What’s your slavery footprint? There’s an app for that

Dec 16, 2013 @ 11:39 AM

We may not see forced labor explicitly in our day-to-day lives, but that illusion hides the reality that an estimated 20.9 million people are victims of forced labor globally, from the International Labor Organization (ILO). Of the 20.9 million people exploited globally, 18.7 million, or 90 percent, “are exploited in the private economy, by individuals or enterprises,” the ILO reports. Read more »

Wartime Science and Postwar Living

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Fri, Sep 21 1945

Wendt, G. (Gerald), b. 1891- Science advisor for Time, Life, and Fortune magazines; science director, New York World‘s Fair

Your Doctor is in the Army

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Fri, Sep 14 1945

Lee, Russel V. - Colonel, Medical Corps, U.S. Army, 1945; founder and director, Palo Alto Medical Clinic, 1924-61

Observations and Experience in Europe

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Thu, Sep 13 1945

Sproul, Robert Gorden, 1891 - 1975. - President, University of California, 1930-58; advisor on human aspects of reparations to the Allied Reparations Commission

The Job Ahead with Japan

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Fri, Jun 15 1945

Clear, Warren J.- Colonel, U.S. Army; former member, U.S. Government Intelligence Staff in the Far East

The World Court Today and Tomorrow

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Fri, Jun 1 1945

Hudson, Manley Ottmer, 1886- Judge, Permanent Court of Arbitration, 1933-45, and Permanent Court of International Justice, 1936-45