Regarding Race, Nation, and Our Future

Written Work by Graham T. Baden

The Coldest War: The Fall of Imperialism and the Rise of Neo-Liberalism

History remembers the Cold War as one divided by right and wrong. While it is easier to say that the “West” and the “East” drew a line in the sand … Continue reading

June 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Benjamin Franklin: Imagining an American Identity

Through the eighteenth century, colonial Americans perceived themselves in ways not dissimilar to their British counterparts. By profession, religion, and class, just as in much of the world, colonists found … Continue reading

June 13, 2014 · 6 Comments

Pan-African, Pan-Cameroonian: The Exceptionalism and Entanglement of Cameroon’s Independence History

    Pan-African, Pan-Cameroonian: The Exceptionalism and Entanglement of Cameroon’s Independence History   The Republic of Cameroon is known affectionately by many names. For geographic reasons, it is known in … Continue reading

June 12, 2014 · 3 Comments

Response — Linda Markert and Biotechnology

I cannot analyze Linda Markert’s position regarding biotechnology, xeno-transplantation, or cloning because, as this text is a chapter from a textbook, she has accordingly hedged her comments and posited a … Continue reading

June 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Response — Ray Kurtzweil’s Singularity

  Ray Kurzweil is a visionary. From a young age in the 60s, his work has pushed the limits of technological progress, bringing reading to the blind and music to … Continue reading

June 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

New Dog, Old Tricks — Learning About Smoking Pipes

I’ve been posting a lot of pipes on eBay for my dad over the past few weeks. I’ve never really known anything about them (except for how to use them, … Continue reading

June 5, 2014 · Leave a comment