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Law school update

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On November 28, 2017
Recent developments in the law school crisis and the reform movement addressing it: (1) Valparaiso’s law school is apparently shutting down. Some readers will remember Noam Scheiber’s profile in the Times from last year, which painted an appropriately grim picture of what was happening to the school’s graduates. What happened to the institution itself is […]
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The Zizek Maneuver

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On November 14, 2017
I’m definitely going to give this a try soon (In academia, nobody can hear you scream): The other night, I pretended I didn’t know who Slavoj Žižek, the Slovenian Hegelian Marxist and cultural critic, was. I’ve done this before, but never to such triumphant effect. This Marxist bro I was talking to made a reference […]
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If I were a carpenter

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On November 9, 2017
This deserves its own post: Judge Roy Moore, the Republican candidate for Alabama’s upcoming special Senate election, denies allegations that he romantically pursued teenagers as young as 14 when he was in his 30s. Even if the allegations are true, one statewide elected official in Alabama said it’s “much ado about nothing.” “There is nothing […]
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No way to prevent this

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On November 5, 2017
Says only nation where this regularly happens: At least 27 people have died after a gunman opened fire at a church in Texas during Sunday services, police say. The attack happened at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs in Wilson County. Police official Albert Gamez Jr confirmed the number of fatalities to CBS News. […]

Okey dokey

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On November 4, 2017

I believe the kids favor the acronym WTF to cover this sort of thing: Former Democratic National Committee head Donna Brazile writes in a new book that she seriously contemplated replacing Hillary Cli

Lock her up!

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On November 3, 2017

This sounds truly nefarious: The Democratic National Committee struck a deal with Hillary Clinton in 2015 that gave her campaign input on some party hiring and spending decisions, but related only to

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