Is a stratified society “normal”?

Historically, stratified societies have outnumbered egalitarian societies.  By “stratified”, I mean the separation of people into (more or less) clear, hierarchical levels of class or rank.  All of the great ancient civilizations were made up of stratified societies, and it…

UTSA Chess Club is Active!

We had a great organizational meeting last Thursday, 29 January, to kick off the Armadillo Chess Club at UTSA. J.P. Hyltin was there to give us a historical perspective, since the Armadillo Chess Club was actually founded at UTSA back…