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Commentary, March, 13 2000
Solomon's ZSpace page
What if a big restaurant chain announced that it was hiring a chief inspector -- and filled the job with the person who'd been in charge of the company's kitchens? We might roll our eyes if the incoming inspector proclaimed from the outset that th...
Commentary, March, 12 2000
Albert's ZSpace page
An economy needs some procedure for coordinating different workers' activities with one another and with the desires of consumers. The procedure, called economic allocation, determines how much of each input and output is used or produced, and whe...
Commentary, March, 11 2000
Gonsalves's ZSpace page
Thanks to the state department and our "adversarial" free press, even those who consider themselves well-informed about foreign policy have tremendous gaps in their knowledge when it comes to our policy in Iraq.
Commentary, March, 10 2000
Guellec's ZSpace page
Five of the world's 10 leading causes of disability are psychiatric depression, alcohol abuse, bipolar mood disorder, schizophrenia, and obsessive-compulsive disorder. These disorders have genetic determinants and physical correlates. In the past ...
Commentary, March, 09 2000
Zinn's ZSpace page
As the twentieth century came to an end last December, an extraordinary man, whose life spanned the century, died at the age of ninety-seven. His name was Sender Garlin.
Commentary, March, 08 2000
Martinez's ZSpace page
Since Feb. 6, the Students of Color Coalition (SCC) has occupied the tower of the University of Michigan Union building to protest ongoing racist practices on a campus that claims to have a longstanding commitment to multiculturalism and diversity...
Graphic, March, 06 2000
Wagner's ZSpace page
Religious Right, George W. Bush, Bush, Falwell, GOP, Republican Party, Moral Majority
Commentary, March, 06 2000
Hartmann's ZSpace page
In January I made my first trip to New Mexico. My partner and I visited the ancient Pueblo cliff dwellings at Bandelier National Monument. Like many tourists before us, we were awed by the beauty of the Frijoles Canyon and the knowledge that an an...
Commentary, March, 05 2000
Albert's ZSpace page
We want to dignify work so we seek to equalize the empowerment effects of all jobs. But how?
Commentary, March, 04 2000
Shalom's ZSpace page
During the Vietnam War, the court martial trials of Lt. William Calley and other U.S. military personnel who massacred hundreds of unarmed civilians at My Lai was deeply contentious. Conservatives opposed the trials as besmirching the good name of...