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Review: "The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap" by Matt Taibbi

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By Quentin Lewis Thomas Piketty's book "Capital in the 21st Century" has been receiving substantial praise (and more than a little criticism) for highlighting the historical trajectories of wealth inequality, and has added ammunition to the ongoing conversation about the economics of the contemporary world. But another book, published nearly Read More

The Religion of Baseball

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Josh Sternberg Originally published on JoshSternberg.com in 2008. The Yankees just won their 85th game of the season, which also happened to be the last game at the venerable Yankee Stadium. If you watched ESPN today, you could be forgiven if you thought that this was Game 7 of Read More