mong my slice of the American population, recent events appear likely to benefit the ACLU and real newspapers. Could they also spark interest in the liberal arts and the humanities in general and history in particular? I mean the sort of thing that offers perspective beyond the capacity of even the most penetrating Tweet.
have been an even greater balm than usual, and Edward Gibbon
and Thomas Paine
have helped, too. WHAT HAVE YOU READ
to help you cope with and at the same time escape the current tumult?
© Peter Rozovsky 2017
Labels: Edward Gibbon, Montaigne, Thomas Paine