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Michael Metcalf Obituary

Michael Metcalf, a distinguished numismatist who passed away at 85, had a keen understanding of the quantitative significance of medieval coins long before historians or other experts in numismatics appreciated it. In the 1960s, Michael conducted a detailed study of …

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I Think, Therefore I Earn

Philosophy graduates have long been asked the question, "What are you going to do with that degree?" Yet, recent statistics demonstrate that these graduates can do almost anything they want. The Higher Education Statistics Agency notes that philosophy graduates are …

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Jean Robertson Obituary

Jean Robertson, my grandmother, who passed away at the age of 91, dedicated her life to activism, education, and community-building, always striving to give back and help others.

Jean, born in Deptford, SE London, was the daughter of Constance and …

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Annie Stewart Obituary

Annie "Nan" Stewart, my mother, passed away at the age of 101. She was a devoted Quaker, a pacifist, and a teacher.

Born in Dewsbury in 1918, during the Spanish flu pandemic, Annie’s parents, Thomas Fawkes and Jane Cornfoot, were …

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Douglass North Obituary

Douglass North, the American Nobel laureate who passed away at the age of 95, was a unique economist who tackled one of the biggest questions in the field: how do some countries become prosperous while others remain poor? While mainstream …