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Race Language pt 2: The Dictionary

The language of race is still in its infancy.  That may sound odd.  Does racism need a language?  It does.  Every serious field of study over time develops a highly specific lexicon.   1,028 more words

Human Condition

A War of Rhetoric – A Sorry Affair for Online Conversations

Words cut deeper than knife and tone of our voice may lead towards friction in affairs. We are all wise enough to realize the essence of these proverbs since we`ve all fallen prey to resentment inflicted upon us by the brutal words of our loved ones at some point in life. 1,048 more words

My (Partial) Natural Gas Reading List

by Jimmy

I haven’t been here in a while, because I was in the throes of finishing my book for Texas A&M University Press called, tentatively, … 943 more words

Life In The Marcellus Shale

3.2.4 - The Artist, the Philosopher, and the Nazi: One Possible Meaning Behind the Mischievous Banality of the Banality of Evil

The Artist, the Philosopher, and the Nazi: One Possible Meaning Behind the Mischievous Banality of the Banality of Evil
Richard Curtis, Virginia Tech
curtisr4@vt.edu

Abstract: This article examines the painting “The Banality of the Banality of Evil” by graffiti artist, Banksy. 2,628 more words

3.2S

Correlation Does Not Imply Causation

Why does correlation not imply causation? In other words, why would two things which very much appear to be related, have no connection whatsoever?

The… 182 more words

Language

Only Those Who Obey

Posted on June 21, 2006by gramatrudy

Only Those Who Obey

By Trudy A. Martinez

The Bakersfield Californian reports (In 1994) that INS wants the news of deporting illegal Chinese immigrants kept quiet so mass crowds will not gather. 286 more words

That's Life!

Unworthy of Honor

Posted on November 10, 2006by gramatrudy

Unworthy of Honor?

By Trudy A. Martinez

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Staring up from the page are the words: Veteran’s Day–Regular Classes Scheduled. 303 more words

Analysis