Call Them National Socialists
When the machine gun gained popularity in the 1890s, people were so horrified by its power that some hoped its very existence would prevent wars.
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Some say there is no longer any point in collecting books...
From the first work of history in the Western world...
Our advancements are incredible, but should we temper our expectations?
She appears to have been a fan of eugenics.
Amazing to see his reading level as a child.
According to Aristotle, individuals mistake these five components for true courage.
Is a propensity toward violence part of human nature?
If so, who or what will provide it? And is that fair or even possible?
As historians are well aware, there was significant climate change in the past.
The next Bobby Fischer may not come from the Muslim world.
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We’ve always won the big wars... that impacts our psychology.
Highly unlikely next year's inauguration will address any of these topics.
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Does the modern rejection of classical languages contribute to falling proficiency in public schools?
John Harvard probably read all of them - and he died at 31!
Much progress has been made, but...
9 quotes especially relevant today.
“If you want a picture of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face—forever.”
Why they are driving the increase in sexual assaults.
“Intelligence plus character--that is the goal of true education.”
If you want to have a good life, not much has changed.
Oh, and older college graduates are smarter than young ones.
The new production seeks to "introduce new elements reflecting timeless issues, including themes of identity, sexism...."
Elizabeth Yuko describes the "ethical nightmare" of the first successful artificial insemination.