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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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What the Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearings Show

Among other things, the limitations of the Democratic leadership

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Silent Sam Must Go

An Open Letter to University of North Carolina Chancellor Carol Folt

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Labor Day

Writers Examine the Past, Present, and Future of the Labor Movement

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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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Don’t Run Against Trump

As the general election looms, what is the best way for Democrats to win?

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Democrats: Stop Parroting GOP Talking Points

Nancy Pelosi and the future of the Democratic leadership in the House

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