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September 5, 2017
In 2014, Russian historian Andrei Zubov was fired from his Moscow professorship for comparing Putin’s annexation of Crimea to Hitler’s annexation of the Sudetenland.1 Two...
August 31, 2017
The conference “Racism, Antisemitism, and the Radical Right,” taking place at Yale Sept. 10-11, coincides with the national conversation about white supremacist groups in the...
August 30, 2017
There is a history of Muslim women fighting for their rights within Muslim law. Justice Kurian Joseph’s judgment recognises this female interpretative authority, allowing...
August 28, 2017
Is it easier to keep secrets when you have fewer of them? Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan seemed to think so. Twenty years ago, he was chairman of the Commission on...
August 24, 2017
In this piece for Dissent Magazine, Denise Y. Ho—assistant professor of twentieth-century China—writes about the recent imprisonment of Hong Kong’s pro-democracy student...
August 24, 2017
WAMU 88.5 American University Radio based in the Washington, D.C. metro area recaps the events in Charlottesville, VA including an interview with History Professor and...
August 22, 2017
Professors Ivano Dal Prete and Paola Bertucci gathered on the grounds of the Yale Leitner Family Observatory in New Haven on Monday, August 21st to view the partial solar...

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