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PAYWALL’Ed: Academic Research & Open Knowledge

(Opinion) As I was preparing Part 2 of Mob Rule, Mob Rules I was reminded of the enormous amount of paywalls preventing an average citizen from conducting research without having to pay either per article ($30-$170) or for the journal ($100 to ?). Paywall’s are nothing new and have been an issue that public and private researchers have been trying to address over the … Read More PAYWALL’Ed: Academic Research & Open Knowledge

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Mob Rule, Mob Rules 2020: Part 2

(A Special Report Series) (Link part 1) Liberty can no more exist without virtue and independence than the body can live and move without a soul. – John Adams Mob Mentality & The Era of Trump In 2014 researchers Alan Fiske and Tage Rai published their book, Virtuous Violence: Hurting and Killing to Create, Sustain, End, and Honor Social Relationships. Their main argument: Throughout … Read More Mob Rule, Mob Rules 2020: Part 2

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