#Twitterstorians take on trolls: the case of Kevin Kruse and Dinesh D’Souza

December 24, 2018 | Comments Off on #Twitterstorians take on trolls: the case of Kevin Kruse and Dinesh D’Souza

#Twitterstorians take on trolls: the case of Kevin Kruse and Dinesh D’Souza   That the Internet can be a hive of disinformation and echo chambers is news to few, but the existence of Twitter has only exacerbated the issue. Whereas once one would have to write op-eds and Letters to the Editor in newspapers or […]

Meta-review of Anne AppleBaum vs. Sheila Fitzpatrick

October 24, 2018 | Comments Off on Meta-review of Anne AppleBaum vs. Sheila Fitzpatrick

Benjamin Cofresi   Anne AppleBaum vs. Sheila Fitzpatrick   Before getting into the review of the review by Sheila Fitzpatrick of Anne Applebaum’s Red Famine, I decided to look at the tweets between the various people and on what they had to say about her. It is interesting to see how Applebaum’s work is criticized […]

Twitterstorians: Thoughts on the D’Souza/Kruse Exchange

October 10, 2018 | Comments Off on Twitterstorians: Thoughts on the D’Souza/Kruse Exchange

It probably won’t come as a surprise that the Liberal Arts often aren’t given a lot of respect in popular culture. As a student of history myself, I can’t tell how many times I’ve cringed when I hear someone make a joke to the tune of “would you like fries with that?” in response to […]

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