- Which Is the Real Confederate Flag?, via @nytimes https://t.co/AvxJveBr80 07:38:28 AM June 26, 2017 from NYTimes for iPad - Breaking N...
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- Stories About Disability Don’t Have to Be Sad, @nytimes publishers turn down young author w great idea https://t.co/TqiKp4o2ax 06:56:29 AM June 21, 2017 from NYTimes for iPad - Breaking N...
- In Russia, Even History Is a Perilous Place for Dissent, via @nytimes https://t.co/DtIFTshPk4 06:39:28 AM June 21, 2017 from NYTimes for iPad - Breaking N...
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In 2012 the United States will mark several important anniversaries for the Great Plains region, including the passage of three pieces of landmark legislation–the 1862 Pacific Railroad Act, the Morrill Land Grant Act, and the Homestead Act. In addition, the … Continue reading
Today at 10:00 a.m. the UPS man showed up in my office with a manila envelope from Yale University Press, and in it was The Iron Way: Railroads, the Civil War, and the Making of Modern America, printed and bound … Continue reading
Yesterday sixteen teachers from Virginia toured Cripple Creek and Victor, Colorado. Thomas Andrews, University of Colorado, Boulder, and I each met with the group in seminar session to discuss the effects of railroads and coal mines on the West and … Continue reading
In The Net Delusion: The Dark Side of Internet Freedom (Public Affairs, 2011), Evgeny Morozov looks at the Internet and our present technologies of Twitter, Google, iPads, iPhones, ad infinitum with a healthy dose of skepticism and irony. Has our … Continue reading