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Running across Yale University campus .......... looking for angels ...... inspiring


Loving Yale and its big sprawling campus many years ago, I found myself in search of angels. The history of them, who or what they were, what scholars said about them, or, what they might be? 309 more words

Charlotte Iserbyt

Charlotte Thomson Iserbyt is an American whistle blower and freelance writer who served as the Senior Policy Advisor in the Office of Educational Research and Improvement (OERI), U.S. 68 more words


Rodrigo Canales: The deadly genius of drug cartels

Up to 100,000 people died in drug-related violence in Mexico in the last 6 years. We might think this has nothing to do with us, but in fact we are all complicit, says Yale professor Rodrigo Canales in this unflinching talk that turns conventional wisdom about drug cartels on its head. 23 more words

Is Climate Change Irreversible? 

My third book (Renewable Energy—Following the Money)  featured an interview with Rajendra Pachauri (pictured), the chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).  284 more words

Climate Change

A major in Political Science & Government introduce students to the theory and practice of politics. Classes focus primarily on American politics, comparative politics, international politics and political theory. 1,354 more words

Choosing A College

The Civil Rights Revolution

As the host of New Books in Law, I had the opportunity to interview Bruce Ackerman about his new book “We The People, Volume 3: The Civil Rights Revolution.” Check out the podcast… 308 more words

Legal History

Stanley Milgram and ‘Obedience to Authority’ - Part 3


See Part 1: Shock, and Part 2: Pessimism.

The assumption that informed all of Milgram’s experiments was that his experimental subjects weren’t naturally malicious, and wouldn’t shock another volunteer of their own volition.   636 more words