Category Archive: Longform

Sic Semper Tyrannis

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“The struggle of man against power is the struggle of memory against forgetting.” — Milan Kundera I. Invention One of the first documentations of African people in British North America dates to 1619,… Continue reading

Our Rubicon Moment

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While this America settles in the mould of its vulgarity, heavily thickening to empire And protest, only a bubble in the molten mass, pops and sighs out, and the mass hardens, I sadly… Continue reading

Part IV: The War At Home

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This is the fifth installment of a series of long-form essays on race, history and politics. Previous installments can be found here: Prologue Part I Part II Part III Neither slavery nor involuntary… Continue reading

Part III: The War to Be Civil

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This is the fourth installment of a long-form essay on race, history and politics. Previous parts can be found here: Prologue Part I Part II   Careless seems the great Avenger; history’s pages… Continue reading

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

Populations of Regulation — Intro

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“Regulation” is a topic that surfaces often in contemporary American political debate. Typically one finds Republican lawmakers in stark, total opposition to regulation, whereas the opposite tendency is found in Democrats, who tend… 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

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