In what is widely considered the most influential book ever written by Walter Lippmann, the late journalist and social critic provides a fundamental treatise on the nature of human information and communication. As Michael Curtis indicates in his introduction to this edition. Public Opinion qualifies as a classic by virtue of its systematic brilliance and […]
Andrew Johnson (December 29, 1808 – July 31, 1875) was the 17th President of the United States (1865-69), succeeding to the Presidency upon the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. He was the first U.S. President to be impeached.
Martin Robison Delany (1812-1885) was an African- American abolitionist, arguably the first proponent of American black nationalism and the first African American field officer in the United States Army. In Pittsburgh, Delany became a student of the Rev. Lewis Woodson of the Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church on Wylie Street. Shortly after, he began attending […]