The analogy rests on the market economy: Not only that, but by the late 19th century, as the cohort came of age, there arose greater and more specialized opportunities for female activism on behalf of statism and government intervention.
In every period, people believed things that were just ridiculous, and believed them so strongly that you would have gotten in terrible trouble for saying otherwise. For apart from the unlikely case where G is an unpaid altruist, performing this action as an uncompensated Robin Hood, G gets a rake-off, a handling charge, a finder's fee, so to speak, for this little transaction.
Filene was the millionaire retailer who was the major sponsor of the legal activities of his friend and oft-time counselor, Louis D.
During this time, the large, volcanic, and blustery Florence Kelley helped to radicalize Jane Addams. Julia Lathrop was instrumental in persuading Sheppard-Towner to change the original bill from a welfare measure to those unable to pay into a bill designed to encompass everyone.
Symantec recently highlighted Flash for having one of the worst security records in Inside your head, anything is allowed. Introduction Standard theory views government as functional: In what some have called the First Cold War, from Britain's intervention in the Russian Civil War in to its uneasy alliance with the Soviet Union against the Axis powers inBritish distrust of the revolutionary and regicidal Bolsheviks resulted in domestic, foreign, and colonial policies aimed at resisting the spread of communism.
Russell, then a theological student at Oberlin. One or two hundred million, if you wish to have an opinion about the works of Michael Bay. Vital to the Republican coalition, then, were the big railroads, dependent on government subvention and heavily in debt, and the Pennsylvania iron and steel industry, almost chronically inefficient and in perpetual need of high tariffs to protect them from import competition.
The treaty called for consultation of the members in the case of subversion or aggression, but allowed any member to respond immediately and on its own. And in that respect, it is clear that an astounding transformation has occurred.
Surely to fuse into one the social and religious motive, to break down the barriers of Pharisaism and self-assertion which isolate religious thought and conduct from the common life of man, to realize the state as one Commonwealth of truth — surely, this is a cause worth battling for.
Her friend, the unmarried welfare activist Pauline Goldmark, lamented that Frances had married, but added that she "did it to get it off her mind. Take a label—"sexist", for example—and try to think of some ideas that would be called that.
The leader of what we might call the "religious Left" on the campus was American history professor Annabelle May Soule, who organized the Mt.
Freemantle, close friend and mentor of Canon Barnett, and this visit settled the matter, inspiring Jane Addams to go back to Chicago to found Hull House, along with her former classmate and intimate lesbian friend Ellen Gates Starr.
Do we have no Galileos? To anyone who has read any amount of history, the answer is almost certainly no. These were the years that gave Japan its first major industrial takeoff, the period that produced mass-circulation newspapers, department stores, publicly treated water systems, social and class divisions, moving pictures, wristwatches, safety razors, increasingly popular public intellectual debates, and beer halls—all the trappings of modern, urban society.
Riding in on a wave from Europe, fueled by an intense emotionalism often generated by revival meetings, this Second Great Awakening conquered and remolded the Protestant churches, leaving such older forms as Calvinism far behind. How low could the Obama campaign get?
A more positive result for the general populace was the diffusion of new ideas and practices into every nook of society. Introduction The Vietnamese people, by and large, viewed American intervention in their country in much the same way as they viewed French colonization, as an unwanted imposition of foreign control.
Finney on down to virtually all the Progressive intellectuals who would set the course of America in the years afterthey were, almost to a man, born in Yankee areas: In the past century, there have been two major challenges to liberalism, those of fascism and of communism.
Sensationalized television news emphasizes grand statements and further publicizes politicians.IN WATCHING the flow of events over the past decade or so, it is hard to avoid the feeling that something very fundamental has happened in world history. Return to Responses, Reflections and Occasional Papers // Return to Historical Writings.
Reflections on Ellen Schrecker and Maurice Isserman's essay, "The Right's Cold War Revision". On Veterans Day, LightBox presents rare, vibrant color autochromes documenting the soldiers and battles of the First World War.
Cold War Web Sites; Lesson Plans, Teacher Guides, Activites, and more; Cold War Web Sites. People’s Century (PBS) The site is based on a episode television series and features a teacher’s guide, a timeline, a thematic overview, and RealAudio excerpts.
Post-truth politics (also called post-factual politics and post-reality politics) is a political culture in which debate is framed largely by appeals to emotion disconnected from the details of policy, and by the repeated assertion of talking points to which factual rebuttals are ignored.
Post-truth differs from traditional contesting and falsifying of facts by relegating facts and expert. A National Security Council staffer revealed his "America first" worldview in a March essay, written under a pseudonym.Download