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Swipes #47: Land Grabbing

Once again demonstrating the old adage: “Same sh*t, different day.” UPDATE: Found another one (of many!)… “A democratic version of a famous saying,” Judge, 29 April 1893

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Colossus (Part III)

Here are four more colossuses (colossi?) that I found in the Newberry Library collections in Chicago during the NEH summer program in 2014. First, we have Teddy Roosevelt posing (looming?) over the Panama Canal project: Next, we have Uncle Sam striking … Continue reading

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Canada: America’s Hat?

Most of my favo(u)rite variations on perspective are the funny ones:               As one of my favo(u)rite tweets of all time may suggest, I really like using these images in talks: For quite a while … Continue reading

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What Goes Around Comes Around: The Cyclical Nature of Political History

The word “revolution” has (at least two, not unrelated) meanings: And here are the cartoons:

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Policy Brief on Canada-U.S. Education Initiatives

In case you are somehow unaware of the work of the North America Research Partnership (come on, get it together!), here’s an introduction to a policy brief that I worked on with the organization (the piece just came out today!): U.S.-Canada Educational … Continue reading

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