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Tackling Shareholders

By W David McCausland/The Conversation

An interesting new book on how to improve the Scottish economy has a twist between its covers: it isn't really about economics and the story it tells is not particularly unique to Scotland.

Tackling Timorous Economics is more about how the political and economic system in developed economies has become broken and how we might fix it. It should therefore be of interest well beyond Scotland's borders. And it will challenge you to reflect on your own views on big issues like inequality and economic policy.

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Posted on January 6, 2017

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A People's History Of Thanksgiving

Where Is The Gold?
With fifty men we could subjugate them all and make them do whatever we want.
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Posted on November 28, 2013
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Chicago Blog Review: Fruit Slinger

A welcome blast of summer-friendly food porn on a daily basis.
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Posted on August 6, 2009

Tackling Shareholders

By W David McCausland/The Conversation
Too much economic growth?

Posted on January 6, 2017

Rhetorics Of Whiteness

By SIU Press
Racialized whiteness continue to manifest itself in American culture.

Posted on January 5, 2017

World's Oldest Occult Bookstore In Chicago And Surrounded By Evil

By The Old Paths Baptist Church of Minnesota
A Satanic stronghold on North Milwaukee Avenue.

Posted on December 21, 2016

Why The Nazis Studied American Race Laws For Inspiration

By James Q. Whitman/Aeon
The most ardent supporters of the U.S. model were the most radical Nazis in the room.

Posted on December 16, 2016

'As a White Nationalist, What Do You Do?'

By A.C. Thompson/ProPublica
There are evil people destroying America and it's a conspiracy and time is running out and we should do something about it - that's what millions of people hear Trump saying.

Posted on December 15, 2016

Huffington Post, BuzzFeed And Vice Are Blazing A New Trail On Climate Change Coverage

By James Painter/The Conversation
The new players adopted a range of new approaches including informal tonality, "immersive" personal narration journalism, and often an emphasis on different themes.

Posted on December 14, 2016

The Press Has Fallen For Fascists Before

By John Broich/The Conversation
The Chicago Tribune credited Mussolini with saving Italy from the far left and revitalizing its economy.

Posted on December 13, 2016

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