A local perspective (i.e., not the NYTimes) on St. Cloud and racism
This essay is amazing! Highly recommended!
I don't have enough context to vouch for every detail but I do find this piece convincing and very troubling
Oh, boy, this is a bummer.....
This article makes a succinct but very clear argument about the opportunities lost in the Obama presidency. To be clear: Obama is personally admirable. But he wasn't nearly as effective as I would have liked. He also allowed the Democratic party to become ossified.
Another article on Critical Theory that meets my requirement of length (short), style (well-written), and rhetorical strategy (clear). And I think they are right.
Read this piece if you can--it is one of the most illuminating articles I've read recently. And it's not long!
This is an excellent article--definitely recommended!
What if we just cut out the middle man, and hosted all of the world's business computation directly on the CIA's servers?
If there's one group of people you can guarantee won't pry into secrets that aren't theirs, it's the Intelligence Community!
A really sweet (and sad) piece by Tim Parks on why he quit teaching.
I found this article very helpful: https://internetingishard.com/html-and-css/responsive-images/
I think this is an amazing article: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/17/magazine/white-men-privilege.html
Ezra Klein has an excellent piece on the spat between Pelosi and the Squad.
Not mentioned is the hard-ball politics of blacklisting any political consultancy that works for primary challengers of incumbent house members--effectively locking in those already in office--definitely not what the progressive left wants.
I could not finish the piece--it is so demoralising....
This is a moving article about growing up Korean in MN
It's really easy to get lost in the weeds of the pundits. I think the transcript of the latest discussion on the citizenship question is a really good window into how the government is working under Trump:
It is really, really sad
An excellent article by Michelle Goldberg on John Bolton
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