Tag Archives: American exceptionalism

When a problem is too troubling (and the response unbearably light)

I’ve been trying to write about this observation for a while, but haven’t found the means to express it. So I am just going to state it, in what I admit is speculative form. Here’s what I said on Twitter … Continue reading

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Slavery not part of American psyche, argue right-wing oligarchs

Accidental comedy magazine National Review released its latest venture into the world of absurdism today with a passage that might gently be called: The Bizarre Underselling of American Slavery.  Get ready for some serious glossin’ over. 

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