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What We Eat & Who We Are

What We Eat & Who We Are

Oct 18 2008

Under consideration: Michael Pollan, The Omnivor's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals, Penguin (2006), 464 pages; and In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto,

Political Economy

Sockless Jerry Rides Again

Sockless Jerry Rides Again

Oct 01 2008

In 1890, the brand-new Kansas People's Party (later to become the national Populist Party) routed the Republican state establishment in the fall elections, winning control

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The New Meal”€”What We Eat & Who We Are

The New Meal”€”What We Eat & Who We Are

Jun 24 2008

Under consideration: Michael Pollan, The Omnivor's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals, Penguin (2006), 464 pages; and In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto,

Religion

Brooks and the Fallacy of the Misplaced Concrete

Brooks and the Fallacy of the Misplaced Concrete

May 14 2008

Yesterday, in an already much remarked upon column, David Brooks reviewed the state of the kulturkampf  between "€œassertive atheists"€ and "€œdefenders of faith"€ by way

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Obama is Right

Obama is Right

Apr 18 2008

Obama has taken a beating from gleeful conservatives over his comments about bitter working class Pennsylvanians clinging to God and guns.  Today David Brooks says