Category Archives: The Uses of History

The Guns of August Again

Clarence Darrow, famous for defending science, and inquiry that leads to new insights about what’s really going on, at that Scopes Trial in 1925, didn’t have much use for those who would say that this is the way things have … Continue reading

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To the Logical Conclusion

Some things just had to happen, as the folks at Fox News and any number of Republican politicians just found out. Take up the Reagan mantra that big government is always the problem and never the solution, because the private … Continue reading

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