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Apr.21.2010 - 11:16 am
Originally posted on April 20, 2010, on The Rag Blog: After a recent talk on racism and other illegitimate hierarchies at a diversity conference in Dallas, I received a letter...
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Sep.25.2009 - 8:06 am
[This is an expanded version of a talk given to the University Democrats student group at the University of Texas at Austin, September 23, 2009.] For months, leftists have been...
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Sep.09.2009 - 10:48 am
Abe Osheroff: One Foot in the Grave, the Other Still Dancing
A review by historian Barbara Berg of the film "Abe Osheroff: One Foot in the Grave, the Other Still Dancing" is at http://www.zmag.org/znet/viewArticle/22542. The film...
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Jul.30.2009 - 7:14 am
Honoring President Obama’s request that the controversy involving a black Harvard University professor and a white Cambridge police officer become “a teachable moment,” here’s my...
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