Mike O’Connor recently discussed his new book, A Commercial Republic: America’s Enduring Debate over Democratic Capitalism, with David Sehat at the Jimmy Carter Library and Museum in Atlanta, Georgia. Luckily for those of us not present, a video was made of the event. Here it is in two parts–part one is the back-and-forth between Mike and David; part two is audience Q&A. Enjoy.
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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
November 5, 2015
Roundtable: John Burt’s LINCOLN’S TRAGIC PRAGMATISM (Part II)Welcome to Part II of our roundtable on John Burt’s book, Lincoln’s Tragic Pragmatism. Today’s contribution is by Peter Kuryla, associate professor of history at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee. Read more
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