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HBCU Politics™ Political Book Feature – Dust Bowl: The Southern Plains in the 1930s

In the mid 1930s, North America’s Great Plains faced one of the worst man-made environmental disasters in world history. Donald Worster’s classic chronicle of the devastating years between 1929 and 1939 tells the story of the Dust Bowl in ecological as well as human terms. Now, twenty-five years after his book helped to define the … Continue reading

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HBCU Politics™ Political Book Feature – Asia In The Pacific Islands: Replacing The West

A spectacular transition is in the Pacific Islands, as a result of which all our lives will be radically different. While the original Pacific people came from Asia, for most of the past century and earlier, nearly all Pacific Islands nations were colonies of ‘Western’ powers. But in the last fifty years or so, Asia … Continue reading

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HBCU Politics™ Dozen Links 5/20 – 5/24

Did you miss HBCU Politics™ Dozen via Twitter? No worry. We are now putting them on the site for you to visit at your leisure. Government Departments China has drones. Now what? l Foreign Affairs http://fam.ag/10rzIof House immigration talks wild, wacky l House News http://bit.ly/16YgrTn Crop insurance debate grows l Senate News http://bit.ly/11gTQyr Young Children … Continue reading