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Dean's List: Do you recall what you were doing in 1971?

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In 1971, the United States was deeply immersed in war in foreign lands, regular antiwar protests were being staged, a devastating earthquake uprooted thousands and publication of leaked government papers was headed for a Supreme Court showdown. I’m reminded of the French novelist’s observation: The more things change, the more they stay the same. Of course, the war and the protests 40 years ago involved Vietnam, the earthquake was in Turkey, and it was not ...


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