Gabriel Winant in Dissent: When I teach history classes, I often give students assignments that ask them to—as we say in the profession—“historicize” themselves. At a superficial level, it’s easy to absorb this fundamental insight of ...

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The New Working Class

 

Gabriel Winant in Dissent:

1498578945AronoffpplB4pollutersNYSNA666When I teach history classes, I often give students assignments that ask them to—as we say in the profession—“historicize” themselves. At a superficial level, it’s easy to absorb this fundamental insight of historical scholarship: that an individual’s...

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A Path Less Taken to the Peak of the Math World

 

Kevin Hartnett in Quanta:

ScreenHunter_2730 Jun. 28 22.46On a warm morning in early spring, June Huh walked across the campus of Princeton University. His destination was McDonnell Hall, where he was scheduled to teach, and he wasn’t quite sure how to get there. Huh is a member of the rarefied Institute for Advanced...

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ISLAM & THE IMAGINATION: NOTES FROM AN AMERICAN ARTIST IN THE 21ST CENTURY

 

Zain Alam in The Miami Rail:

Image0012-768x1334I am a Muslim. Minutes after I was born at the Flushing Hospital in Queens, New York City, my father whispered the shahadah into my ears: La ilaha il-Allah—There is no God but God. I was introduced to Islam with the world, and the rhythm of La ilaha il-Allah took...

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No, you’re not entitled to your opinion

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Patrick Stokes in The Conversation:

Every year, I try to do at least two things with my students at least once. First, I make a point of addressing them as “philosophers” – a bit cheesy, but hopefully it encourages active learning.

Secondly, I say something like this: “I’m...

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Vaccines: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver

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