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Part II: The War of the Rebellion

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This is the third installment of a series of long-form essays on race, history and politics. Previous installments can be found here: Prologue Part I No man can serve two masters: for either… Continue reading

Part I: Ships Passing in the Night

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This is the second installment of a series of long-form essays on race, history and politics. Previous installments can be found here: Prologue Once riding in old Baltimore, Heart-filled, head-filled with glee, I… Continue reading

Prologue: Our Shared, Forgotten Past

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The record is there for all to read. It resounds all over the world. It might as well be written in the sky. One wishes that Americans…would read, for their own sakes, this… Continue reading

Friday Roundup!

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Happy weekend friends! Here’s what Jeremy and I read this week. Also, bonus political cartoon! (h/t to Brian Cook): Jeremy’s Picks Hour long Q&A with Ralph Nader on how Progressives and Libertarians are… Continue reading

Eric Cantor, We Hardly Knew Ye

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Who knew the midterms could be as riveting as Game of Thrones? And yes, I do think Game of Thrones is an appropriate metaphor for any situation. In the kind of shocking twist… Continue reading

Part V: Final Thoughts on Millennial Politics

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This is fifth part of a five-part essay on the coming alliance of libertarian and progressive Millennials in American politics. Click here for Part I, Part II,  Part III, and Part IV. I… Continue reading

Friday Roundup!

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Happy Friday! Check out what Jeremy and I read this week: Jeremy’s Picks Reason’s feature-length documentary on the failures — and horrors — of the Drug War. Reason The botched legacy of alcohol… Continue reading

Part IV: Seeds of Destruction: Trends Shaping the New Arc

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This is fourth part of a five-part essay on the coming alliance of libertarian and progressive Millennials in American politics. Click here for Part I, Part II, and Part III.  In order to… Continue reading

Part III: Millennials Come of Age

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This is the third part of a five-part essay on the coming alliance of libertarian and progressive Millennials in American politics. Click here for Part I and Part II. Much ink has been… Continue reading