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In Sandra Cisneros' new book, an overdue letter to a friend

Sep. 14, 2021 19:25 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — With her new book, “Martita, I Remember You," Sandra Cisneros feels like she's finally answered a long overdue letter. The author of the best-selling novella “The House on Mango Street” is back with her first work of fiction in almost a decade, a...

Editorial Roundup: Pennsylvania

Sep. 08, 2021 09:04 AM EDT

Philadelphia Inquirer. Sept. 6, 2021. Editorial: 20 years after 9/11, reflecting on grief, justice, and vengeance By the time the sun set on the evening of Sept. 11, 2001, a wounded, grieving nation wept. The full magnitude of the loss of life...

Editorial Roundup Illinois

Jul. 20, 2021 07:19 AM EDT

Champaign News-Gazette. July 18, 2021. Editorial: Another inspector general faces reality, says goodbye What’s the point of trying to do a job that can’t be done well? Former appellate court Justice Carol Pope last week...