Pages of History

Pages of History

By rights, I ought to “recuse” myself from reviewing this book. As acknowledged in its introduction, I read an early draft of the manuscript several years before its publication, and offered such advice as I could. Though it isn’t common where political differences separate friends, I’ve maintained a friendly relationship with Glotzer for close to sixty years. (Let me put it this way: Glotzer is a leading member of Social Democrats USA; I’m a member of DSA and an editor of Dissent.) The book is heavier on “critique” than “memoir,” but I can agree with most of the critique. It would be fair to say that I agreed with Glotzer before Glotzer agreed with Glotzer.

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