Monthly Archives: August 2010

Does Anything Really Happen in Greek Tragedy?

by George Anastaplo The thing that hath been, it is that which shall be, and that which is done is that which shall be done; and there is no new thing under the sun. Ecclesiastes 1:9 I. Some might consider … Continue reading

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A Letter to the Editor – August 4, 2010

August 4, 2010 A Letter to the Editor What do the Rod Blagojevich prosecution and the current Afghanistan operation have in common? At the outset of one of these campaigns a remarkably incompetent governor was impeached and removed from office; … Continue reading

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Willmoore Kendall and Leo Strauss

by George Anastaplo [This material is found in Chapter Six of John A. Murley and John E. Alvis, ed., Willmoore Kendall: Maverick of American Conservatives (Lanham, Maryland: Lexington Books, 2002), pp. 157-89. Some citations have been updated.  The bracketed numbers … Continue reading

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Harry Kalven on George Anastaplo’s Bar Admission Case

Professor Harry Kalven, Jr. had been one of George Anastaplo’s teachers at the University of Chicago Law School (1948-1951).  See, on the Anastaplo Bar Admission Case, In re George Anastaplo, 3 Ill. 2d 471, 121 N.E.2d 826 (1950-1954); 348 U.S. … Continue reading

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