The Weekly World: In defense of courage

May 21, 2013 0

  In 1963, Stanley Milgram verified with empirical observation what historians and philosophers have postulated for centuries. In his experiments on obedience to authority, he found that 65 percent of […]

Weekly World: Defending Thatcher

April 22, 2013 0

Perhaps the corollary to the old truism that “well-behaved women rarely make history” is that women who make history rarely go without being accused of not behaving well enough. One […]

The Weekly World: Rand Paul’s Filibuster

March 18, 2013 0

Most students here have probably heard bits and pieces about Kentucky Senator Rand Paul’s filibuster of John Brennan’s CIA nomination, or the #StandwithRand meme circulating Facebook and Twitter. Ordinarily, ceaseless […]