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By Varlam Shalamov; John Glad (Translator)
C. Wright Mills, the radical Columbia University sociologist who died 50 years ago at age 45, warned that America was becoming a nation of “cheerful robots,” corrupted by an economic elite and heading toward a third world war.
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Posted on Apr 20, 2015
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