Jan Dizard

Jan Dizard recently retired from Amherst College where he was the Charles Hamilton Houston Professor of American Culture.

Articles by this author

"As for guns deterring the overreach of government, how have our guns deterred the current administration from stripping consumer protections from payday loan sharks, or preventing the administration from gutting environmental protections of our air, water, and public lands?" Views
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Prayers and Sensible Gun Regulations
Sorry, but prayers are not being answered and sensible gun regulations are not forthcoming. We need to stand back and focus on the steady accumulation of mass shootings. First, we need to separate gun suicides and one-on-one gun homicides from mass shootings. These acts of gun violence,...
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