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What would you like to hear about on this blog during the next several months? Here’s why I’m asking. To date, we have explored vital features about the relation of wisdom to human diversity, focusing on the international relations of the old-world Middle East (Ancient Near East). 205 more words


Land of the Dead (2005)

When zombies made their return to the forefront of horror film, there were almost as many good ones as bad ones. For every good one like 28 Days Later and Shaun of the Dead, there were bad ones like the remakes for Dawn of the Dead and Day of the Dead. 580 more words


Privatization of Social Control, Policing, and Surveillance Post-9/11

Since September 11th, 2001, the concept of risk management has become a top priority of the public police while the concept of risk assessment has also become a responsibility assumed by governmental surveillance agencies, which both are endowed the task to prevent and react to future terror attacks in American jurisdictions and spaces (O’Malley, 2011). 715 more words

The GI Bill just turned 70 years old.

On June 22, 1944, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the “Servicemen’s Readjustment Act of 1944,” better known as the “GI Bill of Rights.” Mr. Don Balfour earned a B.A. 705 more words