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The Powerlessness of the Powerful

Living in post - truth, seeking alternatives, examining Nicolae Ceausescu and Donald Trump

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Seeking Illumination in Dark Times

On the power of art, race and racism, and the limitations of science and politics

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Two Cheers for Hypocrisy

A gray appreciation of John McCain, thinking about Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln and Donald Trump

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The View From My Sick Bed

Reflections on an Illness, a Family Photo, the Social Condition and Public Seminar

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