In December 2018, I received the happy news that I had been awarded a University of Glasgow Library Visiting Fellowship for 2019. These fellowships are supported by the Friends of Glasgow University Library and the William Lind Foundation, and will allow me to travel to Scotland to work with the University’s extensive library and archival collections, including the Scottish Business Archive. 1,029 more words
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The New York Times loves NATO, but should you?
Judging by comments in social media and the real world, millions of people in the United States have gone from having little or no opinion on NATO, or from opposing NATO as the world’s biggest military force responsible for disastrous wars in places like Afghanistan (for Democrats) or Libya (for Republicans), to believing NATO to be a tremendous force for good in the world. 1,937 more words
It’s been so long since the US walked away from a pointless war that the ruling class can only shriek long and loud when it’s even threatened. 1,389 more words