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Wakanda, it is the cry of a nation, it is the sigh of a nation
It is a place called hope and a long drawn heave of a woman who has finally birthed… 152 more words


We supported 'Black Panther,' but what happened to'Birth Of A Nation'??

It has taken me a while to come back to the laboratory to sit here and come up with something say in regards to the condition of my so-called black people. 1,226 more words

How the South Rose Again

The Millennials’ New World War

3. How the South Rose Again

Events are spinning out quickly as we move through the Fourth Turning. In the last chapter I debunked Steve Bannon’s theory that the catalyst of the era was the mortgage meltdown of 2008, then critiqued his warmongering vision for American global hegemony, and finally asserted that his raison la guerre was to become president himself. 1,499 more words


Unlearning to Learn Again

Recently I’ve been going through some things that have me digging through the past. I`m trying to unlearn things that were taught to me throughout life, things that I have found I may not agree with any longer. 1,420 more words

I monumenti confederati, monumenti ai vincitori

Discutendo di un libro sulla guerra messicano-americana del 1846-1848 (Peter Guardino, The Dead March: A History of the Mexican-American War, Harvard University Press 2017), James Oakes apre il suo pezzo nella New York Review of Books con una affermazione che è di senso comune ma che è abbastanza sbagliata, e andrebbe detto e ripetuto che è abbastanza sbagliata. 340 more words

Sharing Some Unconventional Wisdom

Die Rice University hat ein Motto welches “unconventional wisdom” lautet und soviel wie “unkonventionelle Weisheit” bedeutet. Dieses Motto findet sich oft im offiziellen Logo (siehe oben) sowie allen möglichen anderen Kontexten wieder und soll die Einzigartigkeit der Lehre an der Rice University bekräftigen. 3,109 more words


Outrageous Inaccuracies: The Grand Army of the Republic Protests The Birth of a Nation

My latest essay for the Journal of the Civil War Era‘s blog, Muster, was published earlier this week. I explore a few speeches from members of the Grand Army of the Republic in protest of the 1915 film… 38 more words