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A Pragmatist's Take

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About this blog: Real power doesn't reside with those who make the final decision, but with those who decide what qualifies as the viable choices. I stumbled across this insight as a teenager (in the 1960s). As a grad student, I belonged to an org...  (More)

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Support your local whistleblowers (inside social media companies)
Jul 3, 2019 4:28 pm
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The Declaration of Independence is the name of the document, but the war is commonly called the American Revolution because it was much more than a war for independence.... More
YouTube punishes publicizing of UK gangs sexually exploiting children
Jun 6, 2019 5:14 am
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There is corporate PR and then there is reality. The New York Times reported ==I "^... More
de facto Emancipation Proclamation of May-August 1861: Events dictating decisions, not vice versa
Aug 4, 2019 4:06 am
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Too often history classes and books tell us that things happened when they became official instead of when they became effectively inevitable with an explanation... More
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