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By in World on May 2, 2017
WORLD • Opinion
Is Violence the Way to Fight Racism?
August 23, 2017
"Antifa" activists who see violence as the answer to the far right draw parallels with the rise of fascism in Europe in the 1920s and 1930s. But if fascism is the danger, a tactic that plainly failed in pre-war Europe is not the answer.
Experts and Inequality
August 23, 2017

When the economist and investor Sir William Petty was tasked with surveying large swaths of army land, much of which lay fallow, in seventeenth-century Ireland, he ended up personally owning much of it. The "Petty problem" is alive and well today.