To aforesaid idealists, a chance to win a prize and publish in Dissent by answering this question: “What is one of the pressing social and political issues of our time, and how would you address it?” The contest is being run in conjunction with a forthcoming documentary on the twentieth-century radical social critic Paul Goodman (“Paul Goodman Changed My Life”), which promises to be interesting. From what I can tell, you need to be under the age of 30 — a key demographic for this site, I presume.
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Robert Greene II
December 3, 2017
The Continuing Mission of Black Intellectuals: Stamped From the Beginning and African American HistorySomething that caught my eye when reading Ibram Kendi’s excellent Stamped From the Beginning was his admonition early in the book about for whom he was writing. Kendi insisted that Read more
September 21, 2012
S-USIH Publications Committee NewsAs our regular readers know, I was recently appointed by the S-USIH executive board to serve as the chair of the Publications Committee. My colleague Tim Lacy is taking a Read more
February 1, 2013