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Why There Are Costs to Moral Outrage

June 21, 2017 0

Everyone seems to be outraged about something these days. Is all this moral indignation costing us far more than its worth? Justin Tosi, University of Michigan and Brandon Warmke, Bowling Green State University Many Americans are morally outraged that U.S. […]

Iran’s Impasse and the “Sanctions Black Hole”

June 20, 2017 0

The current plan for sanctions against Iran leaves the regime between a proverbial rock and hard place, since its choices are comply or die. The adoption of “Countering Iran’s Destabilizing Activities Act of 2017” by the United States Senate has […]

Julius Caesar in Our Times

June 19, 2017 0

Shakespeare probably would be amused to know that his words continue to cause a stir, especially through his characterization of Julius Caesar. Jyotsna G. Singh, Michigan State University “All the world’s a stage,” Shakespeare once wrote. In recent weeks, that […]

From the Pentagon Papers to Trump

June 16, 2017 0

How the government gained the upper hand against leakers. Margot Susca, American University School of Communication In October 1969, a national security official named Daniel Ellsberg began secretly photocopying 7,000 classified Vietnam War documents. He had become increasingly frustrated with […]

For Profit is the Origin and Future of Education

June 16, 2017 0

Americans are willing to apply free market principles to many things, but they distrust for profit education. Is that harming our higher education system? In spite of the protests of many, the Secretary of Education, Betsy DeVos, is announcing some […]

SJW Degrees Show Need for Education Reform

June 16, 2017 0

Once upon a time, a college education was meant to prepare someone to enter the workforce. With the addition of SJW degrees, that time is coming to a close. Amid increased politicization on college campuses, and the rise of the […]

Grenfell Tower Residents Protest

June 16, 2017 0

The Telegraph Hundreds of protesters have gathered outside the Kensington Town Hall, asking for justice in aftermath of the Grenfell Tower blaze. The protest appears to have been organised by a friend of someone who was lost in the blaze. […]

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