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Virginia Tech University Assistant Professor in US Political Behavior

Deadline: October 25

Length: Tenure-track

Comments: “The Department of Political Science invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in U.S. Political Behavior and Research Methods with strengths in… 24 more words

Tenure-track

New Studies Assess Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) after the Passage of the Affordable Care Act

Assessing Accountable Care Organizations: Cost, Quality, and Market Power,” a special issue of the Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (volume 40, issue 4), is an in-depth look at accountable care organizations (ACOs): networks of hospitals, physicians, or other health care providers that share financial and medical responsibility for the coordinated care of a patient. 248 more words

In The News

SMOKEN’ MIRROR OPPRESSION

SMOKEN’ MIRROR OPRESSION | Tubularsock.

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June 30, 2015

SMOKEN’ MIRROR OPPRESSION

You know, every once in a while people come up to Tubularsock and say, “Tubularsock, why is the world so fucked up?” 775 more words

Activism

Howard Zinn: The power of civil disobedience (10:00)

The power of civil disobedience – Intellihub.

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June 29, 2015

ZenGardner

The footage contained in this film originally came from raw footage used in a 1986 documentary, The Trial of the AVCO Plowshares, directed by John Reilly and Julie Gustafson. 54 more words

Activism

Stateside South Carolina: Ku Klux Klan Planning Rally at Statehouse to Protest Removal of Confederate Flag

By Elaine Magliaro

Andrew Shain of the News & Observer reported today that South Carolina state officials had confirmed that the Ku Klux Klan is planning to hold a rally at the State House next month. 506 more words

United States

Review: When Britain Burned the White House

When Britain Burned the White House:  The 1814 Invasion of Washington by Peter Snow

Thomas Dunne Books, 2014.  Hardcover, 320 pages.

Note:  For the upcoming American Independence Day, a reminder the fight for freedom did not end with the American Revolution, thus my pick for this week’s book review. 685 more words

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