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The College Fix | Kate Hardiman “Academia has developed its own culture, a subset of the wider elite culture.” At least one professor in America does not feel the Bern. University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Professor Jack Stauder says his political and ideological conversion away from socialism and Marxism occurred when he actually witnessed these systems in action.
The U.S. is struggling to help keep Iraq from coming apart at the seams, as the Obama administration signaled that airstrikes aren’t imminent. The war-torn country is dividing on sectarian lines less than three years after the departure of the last U.S. troops, and American diplomats are trying to pull together a political compromise to
By: William Tucker The Democratic Party has found what seems to be a winning formula in both state and national elections – a “War on Women” being waged by the Republicans. The “War on Women” is based on the premise that women are oppressed if they do not 1) have access to free birth control,
John C. Goodman, New York Times columnist Paul Krugman claims that Republicans who want to trim back welfare spending are waging a “war on the poor.” My colleagues and I at the National Center for Policy Analysis think it’s the other way around: it’s the welfare state and its apologists who are really harming the