Recent Articles

Have Law Schools Doomed SCOTUS?

, Malcolm A. Kline

Here’s why good Supreme Court justices, or, for that matter, attorneys in general, let alone attorneys general, are going to keep getting harder to find: Law schools going the way of the Modern Language Association…

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“Hamilton” at the MLA

, Spencer Irvine

“Hamilton,” a popular Broadway hip-hop musical, has now made it into the Modern Language Association consciousness. At the 2017 convention held in Philadelphia, one professor dissected the significance of the musical for minorities in America….

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MLA Vocabulary Contest

, Malcolm A. Kline

There is at least one way in which the Modern Language Association (MLA) that thousands of English professors belong to lives up to its name: they traverse in a vocabulary most of us working stiffs…

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Workers of Berkeley Unite!

, Malcolm A. Kline

Now here’s a man-bites-dog story: Labor strife at Berkeley. Janitorial, custodial and cafeteria workers at Berkeley are fighting to maintain their raise from $9 to $17 an hour with benefits at a university that prides…

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Recent Articles

Hamiltonian Welfare

, Malcolm A. Kline

The craze around the hit Broadway musical ‘Hamilton’ aside, too many people are reading the Constitution as if they were Alexander Hamilton, said a college professor.

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