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Beyond Our Winter of Discontent by Randall Amster Spring may be upon us, but the prevailing political winds foretell a long, cold season ahead. We’re …

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Party Time

You’ve Got to Fight for Your Rights… by Nancy Mattina Pine if you will for the eloquence, dignity, and erudition of our 44th President. Tragically, …

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Signs of the Times

Reflections on a Society in Turmoil by Randall Amster Today we are confronted with a convergence of crises that is unparalleled in recent memory. …

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Faux Real

What’s in Your Worldview? by Randall Amster We had to know this was coming. It was always here, but now it can be seen more clearly through the …

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Entrapped!

<b>Confessions of a Violent Consumerist</b><p><b>by Randall Amster</b><p>I have a confession to make. I am part of a vast international conspiracy that is bent on …

Against Resilence

The Katrina Disaster and the Politics of Disavowal by John Clark FORGETTING COMMEMORATION A few weeks ago, New Orleans went through the ten-year …

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Cognitive Assonance

<b>Congratulations! You’re Being Watched</b><p><b>by Randall Amster</b><p>With revelations (yet again) that we are all essentially being watched virtually all the time, …

Pilgrimages

<b>Lessons Learned on Life’s Unfolding Journey</b><p><b>by Shinay Tredeau</b><p>A tourist can be spotted in a large crowd. Without saying a word, they boast loud cries …