Book Reviews

Disposable People by Kevin Bales

Posted December 30, 2004 by Colin Bosio-Cady

There are more slaves now than ever before in history, there are also fewer per capita then ever before. Though I haven’t seen a study documenting it yet it also seems safe to claim that slavery is receiving less attention
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The Impossible Will Take a Little While

Posted December 22, 2004 by Sarah Cohen

This book is a compilation of essays intended to inspire Americans towards consciousness and activism regarding the fate of our nation. I read the first essay and I am at once, inspired. This inspiration is an experience that I relive
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Looking Forward To It, by Stephen Elliott

Posted October 7, 2004 by Jeff Buckley

One of the most exhilarating aspects of reading good writers observing politics is the moment when the writer has had enough. Over the course of covering the speeches and rallies that make up so much of political campaigning, and getting
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‘American Scream’ by Jonah Raskin

Posted July 15, 2004 by Michael Gause

At once a caustic rejection to American materialism and an embrace of hedonism and madness, Allen Ginsberg’s poem “Howl” was also a celebration of creativity and life, a poem that agonized over the prospect of lost brilliance and hope. In
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