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CFP: Panel: Art, History, and the Making of European Identity: Deadline July 15, 2018 @thomgiddens

Call for Papers for the Panel: Art, History and the Making of European IdentityAs part of 8th Euroacademia International ConferenceEurope Inside-Out: Europe and Europeanness Exposed to Plural ObserversLucca, Tuscany, Italy, 28 – 30 September 2018Deadline for paper proposals: 15th of … Continue reading

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The U.S. Has A Long, Troubled History Of Detaining Families Together

Imperial Regional Detention Facility John Burnett on NPR reports on possible family detention. Now that President Trump can no longer separate migrant families apprehended at the border, his administration is preparing to lock them up as a unit. The Defense… … Continue reading

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Urban History as Legal History

Kim Phillips-Fein, Fear City: New York’s Fiscal Crisis and the Rise of Austerity Politics (2017). Reuel Schiller My mother, a life-long New Yorker, was an opinionated person. There were certain politicians she didn’t like, and, if they came up in … Continue reading

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Considering the employee's personnel history is setting a disciplinary penalty

Considering the employee's personnel history is setting a disciplinary penaltyBrizel v City of New York, 2018 NY Slip Op 03755, Appellate Division, First DepartmentEducator was served with disciplinary charges pursuant to Education Law §3020-a. The Arbitrator found the teacher, who … Continue reading

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History Saves Bourbon Distillery From Trademark Infringement

They say you can’t run away from your past, it will eventually catch up to you. Sazerac Brands may have just learned that lesson the hard way, thanks to the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. Sazerac Brands owns rights in … Continue reading

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