• Seth Higgins

    federal funding, cultural cost

    the risky implications of a scientific-technological elite

    October 17, 2018
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    President Dwight D. Eisenhower’s 1961 farewell address is best remembered for its dire warning about the dangers of a “military-industrial complex.” Another famous presidential farewell address, delivered by George Washington in 1796, cautioned against the formation of political parties. Although these warnings have faded with time, they nonetheless persist in the memory and subconscious of […]