Articles in class & inequality tagged with history

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Tony Hill

The politics of black education, 1780-1980.

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Erik Olin Wright Rachel Dwyer

Is the new economy creating good jobs?

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J. Larry Brown Larry W. Beeferman

How we can ensure economic security for all Americans.

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Claude S. Fischer

Running up debt is as American as the founding fathers. So is fleeing from it.

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Graciana del Castillo

In 1978, Afghanistan had achieved food security for a population of 15 million. Today, Afghanistan is extremely dependent on aid and imports. 

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Eric Mann

The internationalism of black radicals was an alternative to a universalism that wasn't universal.

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Claude S. Fischer

The success of humanitarian appeals  is not a given of human nature. They work because we have come to sympathize with the suffering of others, distant and alien.

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Lytton Smith

A wheeling book of aspirations and frustrations, London: A History in Verse offers us a literary treasury: a record of the city, a roll of its events.

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Sidney W. Mintz

The inescapable truth is that “the world” never forgave Haiti for its revolution, because the slaves freed themselves.

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Claudio Lomnitz

Will the New Left Set a New Agenda?