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2 hrs ago | 700WLW Cincinnati
I was invited to New Haven to advance the argument that " Americans Should Embrace Their Radical History " - that is, the history of our many popular struggles to enhance American democratic life and our exceptional achievements in the 1770s, 1860s, and 1930s and 40s in confronting and overcoming threats to the survival of the nation by actually ... (more)
Do You Know Which Congress Members Are Criminals?
When should animal testing be legal?
3 hrs ago | The Southtown Star
Timothy McIntyre, of Tinley Park, a volunteer at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox, authored "I'm a Type A, How the Heck Will I Ever Retire?" In a fast-track accounting and finance career that culminated in positions of chief financial officer, chief operating officer and president of some very successful and high-profile businesses, Timothy ... (more)
4 hrs ago | Tallahassee Democrat
Using measurements as small as a soil sample from a meteorite, Florida State University researchers led by Dr. Munir Humayun, a professor in the university's Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Science, has discovered and began testing what is considered the first example of ancient crust from Mars.
In October I wrote about David Pitt, who played an important role in T&T politics in the 1940s, and then became a major figure in the Black British struggle for equality over several decades.
On November 20, hundreds of unionized graduate student instructors at Berkeley went on a three-day solidarity strike to protest the university's intimidation tactics against university support staffers who'd gone on strike this past spring.
A Rwandan youth is tested for the AIDS virus before he receives a free male circumcision at the Shingiro Health Center in Musanze.
The French Connection : How the Revolution, and two thinkers, bequeathed us 'right' and 'left.'
It's a leader's job to be skeptical of grand schemes. Sorry, that's a conservative leader's job.
November was Lung Cancer Awareness Month, but you'd never know it. Consumers aren't bombarded by products in blue, the color designated by some to raise the profile of the disease.
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On Tuesday, Jan. 21, the University of Chicago and the Harris Theater for Music and Dance will present On Grace, a work-in-progress staged performance conceived and created by renowned actress/playwright Anna Deavere Smith , in collaboration with cellist Joshua Roman.
Over the last half century, a field of academic study called network science has turned traditional relationship building on its head.
Thomas Sowell was born in North Carolina and grew up in Harlem. As with many others in his neighborhood, he left home early and did not finish high school.
Authors and academics from the world of religious studies are circulating a new petition concerning this matter of online grammatical correctness.
1954 The Senate voted to condemn Wisconsin Republican Joseph R. McCarthy for conduct that "tends to bring the Senate into disrepute."
Michael Greenstone, an international leader in energy and environmental economics, has been appointed Professor of Economics at the University of Chicago and director of the interdisciplinary Energy Policy Institute at Chicago.