Du Bois was one of the towering intellectual figures of the 20th century. Fifty years after his death, his ideas -- and his activism for economic and social justice -- remain an important influence on American culture.
¡Hola! I'm delighted to announce the launch of El Huffington Post, a partnership with El País that will combine the Huffington Post's signature mix of news, blogging, community, and social engagement with El País's legendary journalistic traditions.
To "start the house from the roof down" is a Spanish expression that roughly translates to "beginning at the end." This is precisely what the architects of Europe's currency, the Euro, did during its design.