Reflection on a Career

Baltimore Sun Jonathan Beckerman Dec 25, 1850 It is not easy to sum up 50 years of study, reporting, immersion in such a huge aspect of life in the United States. After spending your life following a story you almost don’t want there to be an end, you find yourself wishing that it could have…

In the Midst of Factories

The Baltimore Sun Jan 17, 1835 Jonathan Beckerman Factories have moved from a small part of lives in the United States, to a huge part of our changing country. They are no longer interesting innovative ways of life, but a large part of our economy. As a nation, at first we were not all too…

Factories in a New World

The Baltimore Sun Nov 7, 1815 Jonathan Beckerman We live an ever changing world. Our country is still young and is constantly reshaping its very structure. Within the span of less than 50 years we have become a free nation, created government and started building a new country, all of which are achievements that should…