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The urban doughnut, in planning parlance, has inverted.
The Eighth Amendment to the United States Constitution prohibits cruel and unusual punishment at the hands of the government.
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“the sorry state of contemporary media in our country.”
As Donald Trump might claim, we are the largest audience to witness what is possibly the biggest ever corporate coup, the takeover of a country.
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Ever since Donald Trump’s election to the presidency, the words “white working class” have had a hocus-pocus power in American politics.
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Americans should pay close attention to Malcolm Nance.
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Atlanta is an alpha city, playing a significant role on the world stage as a major transportation hub and influential financial and economic center with key national and global functions.
Wallace Shawn is, by his own admission, a lucky man. Through no particular talent or effort on his part, he wound up on the privileged side of the class divide.
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Anyone interested in gender equality is by now used to Rwanda coming very high on the international gender scoreboards.
“provides a firm foundation for understanding the effect the women’s movement had on the political process.”
This timely publication addresses much of the misinformation about the trans community that persists despite increasing media coverage both popular and serious.
Condoleezza Rice, former Secretary of State, has worked for both presidents of the Bush clan, through the Gulf War and the Iraq provocation, and into the current presidential cabinet.
Every generation spawns a handful of academics who become public intellectual rock stars resonating across a broad swath of social concerns far beyond their specific specializations.
Camille Paglia’s relentlessly controversial public persona and pronouncements tend to overshadow her actual work.
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