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#VendorWeek 2017
LUCAS The Big Issue Australia   If Lukas is late for work, there’s no boss standing at the door tapping her watch. There’s no timesheet or punch card. That’s because Lukas doesn’t work in an office. He works on the streets of Melbourne. Lukas is h...

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Reflections on Women's March
by Dirk Ingram As my mom and I boarded the train to Chicago for the Women's March, I thought of the saying, "my mother raised me right." Mine raised me Left. And it stuck with me.   Arriving at Grant Park, I constantly lost sight of mom's diminuti...

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Global Street Paper Summit 2016
The souvenir seller at the Acropolis was incredulous when I said I was in Athens on business.   “Who goes to Greece for business?” he asked.   The International Network of Street Papers (INSP) had its largest-ever global summit in Athens in Ju...

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Donald Morris in 2017
Age: 63   Location of vendor’s pitch: Walgreens at Wilson & Clark and Starbucks at Clark & Dickens   What are your wishes for 2017? I got to learn how to deal with Trump and his administration and what we’re going to do while we are g...

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Sounding Off
Russell: Right now, I’m thinking about the playoffs between the Cowboys and the Packers. Man, that was a really great game. This game was really close and I really enjoyed it. I mean, I lost a couple dollars there.  My Packer fans, you got me this...