Fatal Invention: How Science, Politics, and Big Business Re-create Race in the Twenty-first Century

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Jun 132016
 
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This groundbreaking book by the acclaimed Dorothy Roberts examines how the myth of biological concept of race—revived by purportedly cutting-edge science, race-specific drugs, genetic testing, and DNA databases—continues to undermine a just society and promote inequality in a supposedly “post-racial” era. Named one of the ten best black nonfiction books 2011 by AFRO.com, Fatal Invention offers a timely and “provocative analysis” (Nature) of race, science, and politics by one of the nat

How to Recreate a Sloppy Ancient Greek Drinking Game

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Jan 192015
 

NEW ORLEANS — More than 2,000 years before the invention of beer pong, the ancient Greeks had a game called kottabos to pass the time at their drinking parties. At Greek symposia, elite men, young and old, reclined on cushioned couches that lined the …
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