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Dick Flacks

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Dick Flacks

Dick Flacks teaches sociology at the University of
California, Santa Barbara, and is the author of Making History: The
American Left and the American Mind


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On its anniversary, two of its authors assess its relevance for today.

Our most cherished national symbols--from the Pledge of Allegiance to "America the Beautiful" to Lady Liberty's poetry--are rooted in liberal ideals.