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Day 8: Oklahoma City & Dodge City

Posted on July 4, 2016

By Freddie Wilson: Before we left Oklahoma City in the morning, the group had a discussion about climate change. We discussed the difference between global warming and climate change, arguments for and against if climate change is caused by humans, and the debate over what the government should do, if anything. We then left Oklahoma Continue Reading »

Day 7: Dallas & Oklahoma City

Posted on July 3, 2016

By Max Nelkens: We started off the day with a discussion on guns and gun control, in which I learned about different laws and court cases involving the evolution of gun laws to what we have today. For example, I learned about how it’s an easier process to purchase a firearm at a gun show Continue Reading »

Day 8- Oklahoma City, Dodge City

Posted on July 6, 2015

– Julia Horowitz Today we embarked on our journey to Dodge City, Kansas, otherwise known as the “Manhattan of the Midwest” according to Billy. To kick off the day prior to our departure from Oklahoma City, we discussed a hot topic: climate change. We talked about the causes of climate change, and whether or not Continue Reading »

DAY 7- Dallas, Oklahoma City

Posted on July 5, 2015

-Sarah Brecher I hopped out of bed this morning with only one thing on my mind, the fourth of July, one of my personal favorite holidays. I dressed particularly patriotic with a blue and white shirt, denim overalls and a red hat. I came down from my room to find many friends dressed in red, Continue Reading »

Day 6-Oklahoma City-by Max Marcovitch

Posted on July 5, 2014

For me, today epitomized the Etgar 36 experience as a whole. In going from the most somber of emotions to joking around with friends in mere hours, I have learned to expect the twists and turns that come with this journey. The first thing we did today was have a “framing” discussion on the heated Continue Reading »

Day 7 – Oklahoma City & Dodge City – By Hannah Hurowitz

Posted on June 30, 2013

Today we headed to Dodge City, Kansas, home of the heartland. Dodge City is well known for being a wild frontier of the Old West. Before getting on the road we had a discussion lead by Kiki about the environment. We were debating whether or not global warming is  natural or caused by humans. After Continue Reading »

Day 6 – Dallas and Oklahoma City – By Jonathan Tonis

Posted on June 29, 2013

This morning, we began in Dallas with a short drive to the same community center we visited for services the night prior. While there, we had an in depth discussion about the pros and cons of gun control in America. This discussion helped us prepare for our gun control discussions on later dates. Gabe led Continue Reading »