Michael J. Lansing

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Worse than Watergate: The stakes are higher today

The vocal protest of Comey’s firing largely fell along familiar partisan lines. By nearly any measure, the Republican Party is not yet ready to turn on the president.

A second Gilded Age at last?

The results of Tuesday night’s New Hampshire primary signal a sea change in the American electorate. 

Educating for democracy: the power of presence

When presented as a substitute for or alternative to direct experience and embodied presence, online learning insults rather than enriches.