Our commitment to a hyper-individual vision of liberty is leaving us with fewer, lousier choices than people elsewhere enjoy.
How do Republicans continue to win after the grifters and racists no longer feel safe from the religious nuts?
Beneath the inevitable outrage lies a curiosity. Why?
The math is complicated.
We are no longer fighting a disease, but a bizarre, apocalyptic civil war.
For many influential Southerners, the spread of COVID is less worrying than the spread of democracy.
This is not your father’s crimewave.
Entertainment is the future of business.
It is easier to destroy a myth than to replace it.
As we try to escape the distorting influence of a founding mythology built on racism, it might be helpful to review how these subconscious biases operate.