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From “Islands of Democracy” to “Islands of Totalitarianism”

Notes on my conversation with Daniel Dayan about the disturbing events in France and the United States, and beyond

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University Faculty Should Welcome “Foreign Influences,” Not Police Them

Indiana University instructs faculty to comply with all laws and regulations regarding foreign influences

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Good for Grassroots, Bad for Business

How long can the business community in the United States tolerate Donald Trump as president?

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What Shakespeare Can Tell Us About School Shootings

In the film O, a 1999 adaptation of Othello, toxic masculinity is at the root of violence

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Bush Without Tears

Never attempt to define a person’s legacy based on a few incidents

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A Citizen’s First Vote

Surviving the Georgia voter purge, a first generation American casts her first vote -- with a little help from her friends

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