Today’s song seems fitting for an epigraph on a piece about communication. Also New Wave is awesome.
May Mario Cuomo rest in peace .
- The U.S. announced sanctions against North Korea. For what you may ask? For its alleged involvement in hacking Sony.
- At least 170 men were taken from...
Fire and brimstone? Wait for it.
I have a few odds and ends for you, on this strange Friday in between New Year's and the weekend that comes before, for many people, the Monday (Boo!) that marks the start of the new working year. Is there anyone out there near a computer?
As always, there have been many end of the religion-news year pieces to...
Describing William Deresiewicz’s “Excellent Sheep” as a book about higher education is a bit like calling Upton Sinclair’s “The Jungle” a story about meat. Yes, Sinclair was writing about meat, but he was also writing about regulation, corruption, poverty and the failures of the state.
And, yes, Deresiewicz takes college education as his...