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Ben Railton is an Associate Professor of English at Fitchburg State University and a member of the Scholars Strategy Network.
Un-American? Donald Trump’s Muslim Ban Is Sadly All Too American
By Ben Railton | December 8, 2015 1:01 p.m.
For More Than 200 Years, America Has Shunned A ‘War On Islam’
By Ben Railton | November 21, 2015 11:46 a.m.
Why It’s Time To Reassess Walter Mondale’s Place In History
By Ben Railton | October 20, 2015 6:00 a.m.
How To Reinvent Columbus Day
By Ben Railton | October 12, 2015 10:09 a.m.
Today’s Anti-Muslim Sentiment Is Yesterday’s Fear Of Catholics
By Ben Railton | September 30, 2015 11:14 a.m.
Ahmed Mohamed And The American Myth Of The Individual White Inventor
By Ben Railton | September 18, 2015 6:00 a.m.
The Forgotten Radical History Of Labor Day
By Ben Railton | September 7, 2015 6:00 a.m.
The Long History Behind Renaming Mt. McKinley
By Ben Railton | September 1, 2015 6:00 a.m.
What The 2016 Candidates Can Learn From Jimmy Carter
By Ben Railton | August 21, 2015 6:00 a.m.
The Unsettling Truth About America’s Attack On Nagasaki
By Ben Railton | August 10, 2015 6:00 a.m.
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