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Buckethead Offers Video Homage to Hieronymus Bosch

Buckethead — Spokes for the Wheels of Torment As troubling as this video can be at times, it’s an outstanding homage to Hieronymus Bosch’s artwork and vision…. Continue reading

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The Dark Side of Thomas Jefferson

This article examines the following: “With five simple words in the Declaration of Independence—“all men are created equal”—Thomas Jefferson undid Aristotle’s ancient formula, which had governed human affairs until 1776: “From the hour of their birth, some men are marked … Continue reading Continue reading

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The Kissing Sailor, or “The Selective Blindness of Rape Culture”

This article looks at one of the iconic pictures of WWII, and demonstrates an alternative view of its underlying meaning.
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Campaign Commercials Website

The Living Room Candidate Website .  This website provides hundreds of U.S. presidential television campaign advertisements from 1952-2012.  This is potentially a useful resource for 299 papers, and is an example of a “good” website. Continue reading

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1993 Article on Osama bin Laden

The below article is a good example of the potential uses of primary sources — it is an article published in 1993 by Robert Fisk about an obscure Saudi who became involved in fighting Soviet imperialism in Afghanistan: Osama bin … Continue reading Continue reading

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Osama Bin Laden Primary Source Sample

Here is an article in “The Independent”written in 1993 by renowned journalist Robert Fisk on Osama Bin Laden.   Continue reading

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Article: Buried Soldiers May Be Victims of Ancient Chemical Weapon

In this article, Buried Soldiers May Be Victims of Ancient Chemical Weapon, note the use of sources and evidence to build a theory concerning an example of ancient warfare.
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History of Sexuality Article

Few people talk straight when it comes to sex – even otherwise very straight people tend to become coy, facetious, sanctimonious or simply silent. This book examines the role played by Greece and Rome in the homosexual and (to a lesser extent) the heterosexual fantasies of the Western world. Continue reading Continue reading

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Banned Books in Germany, 1933-1945

http://www.library.arizona.edu/exhibits/burnedbooks/documents.htm
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WWI & WWII Cartoons.

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