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Congrats to Pam at the Blend!

December 20, 2005 - I missed the "unofficial" announcement last Friday -- but now it's official: one of my favorite bloggers (and my Durham homey) Pam Spaulding of Pam's House Blend ("always steamin'") has won a 2005 Weblog Award for &q

Calling Southern Bloggers Part II

June 7, 2005 - As announced here at Facing South and over at DKos, we're looking for a few good Southern bloggers. Lots of them, in fact. Here at the Institute for Southern Studies -- your favorite think tank/act tank work for progressive change in the South -- we're trying to get a handle on whose blogging in the region. Are you a progressive blogger in the South? Know a good blog we should know about? Let us know in the comments or drop us a line at here.

Facing South Odds & Ends

May 19, 2005 - Greetings Facing South readers, especially new readers coming in from DKos, CounterPunch, Cursor and elsewhere. We're glad to have you here at the blog of the Institute for Southern Studies, a progressive research, education and action center.