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Monthly Archives: April 2018

Venezuela: A Failed State

Venezuela: A Failed State

Few could imagine the growth of Venezuela’s economy during the 20th century. A booming oil industry would bear much of the responsibility for this growth, but also for its decline. As… Read more »

In Memoriam: Barbara Bush

In Memoriam: Barbara Bush

Although somber, the passing of former first lady Barbara Bush this past Tuesday, April 17th, has allowed our nation to reflect on the remarkable life of the matriarch of one… Read more »

Rebuttal: Defense in the Face of Disapproval

Rebuttal: Defense in the Face of Disapproval

My esteemed colleague Scotch asserts, we at The Review truly have only one credo: free speech above all else. This doctrine is, of course, why we are even running this… Read more »

An Interview with Austen Fletcher

An Interview with Austen Fletcher

Austen Fletcher ‘12 has recently developed quite a following on YouTube with his channel, FleccasTalks. The premise of his videos is simple, as Fletcher puts it, “I amplify the voices of… Read more »

Defense in the Face of Disapproval

Defense in the Face of Disapproval

In 1906, Evelyn Beatrice Hall under the pseudonym S.G. Tallentyre published The Friends of Voltaire. An anecdotal biography that tells the stories of the friends of Voltaire, in it Hall… Read more »

Progressive Dog Whistling

Progressive Dog Whistling

For those young people who do not remember when the term was popular, dog whistling is the use of a message that may be interpreted one way by the broader… Read more »