Tag Archives: ideology

Across the Continent, Again

It has been years since I’ve traveled the great expanse of North America by car.  Normally, we fly from Los Angeles to Chicago and then drive around the Midwest.  But this year we are driving, and it’s great fun to … Continue reading

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When common sense becomes ideology

Wow, things are moving fast.  Bankruptcy, bailout, crash, crisis.  Hard to keep up. We’re back in the classroom and, among other things, I’m team teaching a large lecture class on “Work, Labor, and Social Justice in the U.S.”  My colleagues … Continue reading

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