The Power of Spectacle:  Thoughts on a Border Wall

By LaTrelle Scherffius The opinions expressed here are the author’s and do not reflect the views of Montana State University or the MSU Department of History and Philosophy.   President Trump promises that he will build a “great wall” along the U.S./ Mexican border, one that will be  “impenetrable, physical, tall, powerful, beautiful. ” “Nobody … More The Power of Spectacle:  Thoughts on a Border Wall

America’s History in 140 Characters or Less

by Amanda Hardin This blog was written by Amanda Hardin in her personal capacity. The opinions expressed in this blog are the author’s own and do not reflect the view of the History and Philosophy Department at Montana State University, or of Montana State University. Historians have a reputation for obsessing over details. We write … More America’s History in 140 Characters or Less