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No Last Man

It’s a fine thing to be young and idealistic and certain, and it’s even better if you’re right. On April 22, 1971, John Kerry became the first Vietnam veteran to testify before Congress about the war – he spoke for nearly two … Continue reading

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Philosophic Resignation

Things should be settled before summer begins. Teachers grade the last tests and read the last essays and assign that one final grade the sums up each student’s whole year, and reach for the scotch. Students know there’s not one … Continue reading

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