Thomas J. Adams
Thomas Jessen Adams is Lecturer in History and American Studies at the University of Sydney and a board member of the Music and Cultural Coalition of New Orleans.
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Thursday, May 05, 2016
Which Democratic Party? Bernie Sanders and FDR's Second Bill of Rights
It’s a moment that comes like clockwork every time I teach a course on 20th Century American history. I have seen it happen in the Midwest, the South, the Northeast, as well as in Australia. Placing the text of Franklin Roosevelt’s 1944 State of the Union address on the board, I turn on audio of...