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Liberty Misplaced: Antebellum America’s Sincere Sector

Liberty Lost: Antebellum America’s Independent Sector By Robert E. Wright, Nef Family Chair of Political Economy, Augustana University, Sioux Falls, SD, for the Dartmouth College Decision Bicentennial Conference, University of Oklahoma Law School, Norman, OK, 14-16 November 2019 Historian Peter Dobkin Hall once claimed that “historians have tended to ignore the nonprofit sector.” This paper,…

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Slicing once more Financial Discrimination in America

By Robert E. Wright, Nef Family Chair of Political Economy, Augustana University for the ASHE/NEA Conference in Polson, MT, June 2018 America’s financial history is rife with examples of financial exclusion, discrimination, and predation. Exclusion occurred when women or people of certain ethnicities, races, religions, or sexual orientations were as a group denied access to…