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

Response — Roy Scranton, “Learning How to Die in the Anthropocene”

Anthropologists and sociologists, historians and philosophers; scholars of all schools and colors have tracked the progress of Human Civilization since its very genesis. From the first use of fire to … Continue reading

May 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Legislation, Leadership, and Violence: The Politics of Change in a Divided World

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April 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Throwback Thursday — Stephen Bantu Biko

Stephen Bantu Biko, born December 18, 1946 and murdered the 12th of September, 1977 was a champion of Pan-Africa and a hero of the anti-apartheid movement in South Africa during the … Continue reading

March 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Interwar Malaise: A Tragic Fate Long Decided

           While the generations that face the twenty-first century might wish it, history can point to no single cause for the Second World War. Though we might accuse the “War Guilt … Continue reading

March 21, 2014 · 5 Comments

Critical Analysis– Matthew Restall’s Seven Myths of the Spanish Conquest

Matthew Restall’s sweeping and authoritative work, Seven Myths of the Spanish Conquest seeks to debunk five centuries of historiographical half-truths. Quoting Armesto, he begins his work by undermining the certainty … Continue reading

February 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Throw Back Thursday – Africans of WWII

Our History Books would tell us that the Great War and its angry step-son WWII were fought on European soil and ultimately won by heroic Americans who joined the fight … Continue reading

February 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Throw Back Thursday — Newton

“What Des-Cartes did was a good step. You have added much several ways, & especially in taking ye colours of thin plates into philosophical consideration. If I have seen further … Continue reading

December 20, 2013 · 3 Comments