Dr Koontz and Rev Fisk talk about attempts to escape history into safe places, the influence and importance of population centers, and the workings of political machines, all through the lens of the history of Chicago politics.
What is the difference between Irish and Scots-Irish (or Scotch-Irish) and Irish? How is Alice in Wonderland a metaphor for the internet? What do these questions have to do with life in America today? Dr Koontz and Rev Fisk discuss these topics in today’s episode.