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Posts Tagged "history"

evidence of urban history

I like cities & I like history. In particular, I’m a big Philly fan – which makes sense since, as far as American cities go, Philly’s got some history. I also live in Philadelphia, so that’s nice for me. At any rate, I thought I’d quickly put up a couple sets of links that reflect […]

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…and now for a brief interlude about taxes

Normally, my substantive posts relate somehow to media. This one doesn’t. At most, it connects with an issue I was recently discussing with a friend: the frequent lack of historical context in punditry, social science research, and the popular understanding of current events. As a former history student, it often frustrates me that […]

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