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Becoming Evil – J. Waller

June 27th, 2014  |  by  |  published in LITERATURE & VOCAB | Comments Off on Becoming Evil – J. Waller

Becoming Evil – J. Waller

James Edward Waller Jr. is the Cohen Chair of Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Keene State College located in Keene, New Hampshire. Waller’s book, Becoming Evil: How Ordinary People Commit Genocide and Mass Killing, is a standard text for students of genocide throughout the United States. He is widely recognized for his work on intergroup […]

Casey Tells a Story

August 24th, 2013  |  by  |  published in FEATURE, LITERATURE & VOCAB | Comments Off on Casey Tells a Story

Casey Tells a Story

| My girlfriend called earlier tonight. This was said: Casey: “You’ll never guess what happened today.” Me: “Likely.” Casey: “Yeah. So you know how the art gallery is super old — kay. So today I find this stash of binders in a drawer, and I don’t know who put them there or why since if […]

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