Scott has posted a couple of things referencing John Hockenberry’s appalling Harper’s essay (Breaking news: Ian Buruma’s decision to let serial sexual abuser Jian Ghomeshi publish a similarly appalling not-mea culpa in the NYRB has apparently cost him his editorship of the journal. I would hope whoever edits Harper’s is as uneasy right now as […]
Our history is all around us and yet most of us don’t know it because there is no way to know it. Especially for much of our problematic history, there aren’t sites of memorialization or recognition. The U.S. actually does a better job of this than most countries, even if much of it is dominated […]


On September 19, 2018

Trump is definitely the savior for coal miners. Two days before his term ended, a member of the independent federal commission overseeing mine safety accused the Trump administration of an “unla

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