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consumerism

My Summers on the Cape

Working, Not “Summering,” on Martha’s Vineyard Summer rolling around means vacations for many. But for others it means seasonal migration to restaurant and hospitality work.... Read More

Fugg Off

One wintery day I settled into my seat to enjoy a snack at a Finagle a Bagel not far from my office. The shop happens... Read More

Children and mass culture

We can’t escape mass culture.  Everywhere, children and adults are bombarded: TV, movies, video, radio, books, newspapers, toys, comic books, billboards, friends and neighbors, etc.,... Read More