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Procrastination on August 30, 2017

We re All Public Intellectuals Now The National Interest

Over at Equitable Growth: Must- and Should-Reads:

Interesting Reads:

  • Jason Kottke: To The People I’ve Lost Over This Election: "John Pavlovitz.... 'You may believe this disconnection is about politics.... This simply isn’t true.... This is about fundamental differences in the ways in which we... believe other people should be treated... not political stuff... human being stuff..."
  • Werner Troesken and Randall Walsh: Collective Action, White Flight, and the Origins of Formal Segregation Laws: "prior to these laws cities had created and sustained residential segregation through private norms and vigilante activity. Only when these private arrangements began to break down during the early 1900s did whites start lobbying municipal governments for segregation ordinances...."

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