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the emergence of gay rights: a sociological perspective

On Friday, the Supreme Court rules that marriage should be available straight and gay couples in all 50 states. This represents the most important policy victory so far of the gay rights movement. 222 more words


bill dixon's winter song (1964)

Hipsters: the arrangement was once published in Downbeat; pop out the microfilm reader and get your tuba out.

50+ chapters of grad skool advice goodness:  10 more words


Russian FA to hold talks over Fabio Capello's future

Fabio Capello’s time as head coach of the Russian national team has not gone as planned.

Hired in 2012 to rebuild Russian football and make the nation a contender when they host the World Cup in 2018, the team has faltered as Capello has not lived up to his high-priced contract. 214 more words


art museums should sell more of their collections

Michael O’Hare of UC Berkeley talks about policy reform in art museums in this Econtalk podcast. He made two points that I like a lot: 90 more words


institutionalism 3.0

When I was finishing grad school, I thought we were done with institutionalism. At that time, folks were publishing study after study of diffusion within organizational communities. 260 more words


working with computer scientists

In North Carolina, this is called the “Vaisey Cart.

I’ve recently begun to work with a crew of computer scientists at Indiana when I was recruited to help with a social media project. 398 more words


The Dangers of Long Hair on a Hair-Raising Ride

Roller coasters are supposed to be scary, but they aren’t supposed to actually be dangerous.

In August 2003 Doug McKay was working at the Island County Fair at Whidbey Island, Washington. 142 more words

Strange Deaths