There’s a lot of ignorant white men of my generation that react to any progress on the left with an almost Pavlovian response of ‘liberals are bad’. Any perceived progress by Democrats is seen as a loss for their team whether they understand the benefits or not.
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It is no accident that Ron DeSantis blocked AP African American Studies courses the week of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday. While the law…
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I have a McCalister acoustic guitar that takes pride of place in my home. It rests in its case, in a spare bedroom. I look in on it from time to time…
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There’s a process in twelve step recovery programs of making amends for harms we have caused others. It’s designed to help us repair our relationship…
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New York City has always afforded a sort of lawlessness superimposed on a veneer of normality. There’s a reason all the mobsters have wives and kids and…
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I’m old enough to remember when the first week of January was a relatively slow news week. Folks would recover from the holiday rush and hustle; most…
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What we are witnessing with Kevin McCarthy’s losing bid to be Speaker of the House is how utterly and completely Trump and the behind-the-scenes backers…
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I have no doubt that Joe Biden has been so effective as a POTUS because of his deep well of empathy and his faith in the inherent goodness of this…
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