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Must Reads

Why Isn't the Median Wage for Black Workers Rising? by Dean Baker CounterPunch


Death and Impunity: Iraq Fifteen Years After by Binoy Kampmark


Trump Touts $12.5B Saudi Arms Sale as US Support for Yemen War Literally Fuels Atrocities


Will Bolton and Trump Start the First Sino-American War?

Education as a Weapon of Struggle: Rethinking the Parkland Uprising in the Age of Mass Violence by Henry Giroux

The Sentencing Project Releases its 2017 Annual Report

Joint Center on Alabama Payday Lending

Bill Clinton, 'Black Lives' and the Myths of the 1994 Crime Bill

The Obama Legacy: Chipping Away at Mass Incarceration

Insect Decimation Upstages Global Warming


Jeff Sessions, Eric Holder and Mass Black Incarceration -- Revisited and Revised Black Agenda Report



Articles and Briefs

Review of James Madison and the Making of America by Kevin R. C. Gutzman

President Andrew Johnson: Bad News for Emancipation Era African-Americans-- Review of Annette Gordon-Reed's Andrew Johnson

Doris Kearns Goodwin, Book Review: Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2005.

Book Review: H W Brands, The Man Who Saved the Union. New York: Anchor Books, 2012

©Christopher Brian Booker, 2014.



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