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December 1, 2014 - 12:21am
Fogel, R. (1994). W ithout Consent or Contract: The Rise and Fall of American Slavery. New York: Norton & Company. Without Consent or Contract:...
September 10, 2014 - 11:53am
New York is a naked metropolis of eleven million people, and Stansfield Kaplan is more than just an ordinary denizen of the city, but a modern man-...
November 21, 2012 - 1:02pm
In the weeks leading up to the 2012 Presidential election it was nearly impossible to not hear the name Nate Silver. His projections of the election...
November 2, 2012 - 12:39pm
Four days before the 2012 Presidential election one enduring mantra from both candidates has been “jobs, jobs, jobs.” With unemployment in the U.S...
October 31, 2012 - 10:32pm
Book Discussion Group: The Politic book discussion group is for anyone interested in discussing books and movies involving politics. - Meets the 3rd...
The Price of Inequality
September 28, 2012 - 1:51pm
The rhetoric of free markets and smaller government is at the forefront of American political debate and has sunk deeply into the consciousness of...
April 25, 2012 - 4:51pm
It struck me only after finishing the eBook and skimming it for notes that The Rude Guide To Mitt was dedicated to Seamus. Oblivious to the allusion...
April 14, 2012 - 2:04pm
Erik Larson’s In the Garden of Beasts: Love, Terror, and an American Family in Hitler’s Berlin is worth reading if only for the utterly surrealistic...
March 15, 2012 - 5:37pm
Generally, our living situation plays a very large role in life. Location, rent, transportation, and probably most important, with whom we share our...
January 11, 2012 - 11:35pm
The title, How the End Begins: The Road to a Nuclear World War III , could not be more ominous or, depending on your perspective on nuclear weapons,...
December 23, 2011 - 1:42pm
The sad truth is that American students perform worse the longer they stay in our public schools… That the American educational system has fallen...
December 6, 2011 - 4:15pm
Pulitzer Prize winner Ron Suskind’s most recent work, Confidence Men , tears down the walls of the White House to readers to give an inside glimpse...