The New Reconstruction

“There has never been an anti-racist majority in American history; there may be one today in the racially and socioeconomically diverse coalition of voters radicalized by the abrupt transition from the hope of the Obama era to the cruelty of the Trump age. All political coalitions are eventually torn apart by their contradictions, but America has never seen a coalition quite like this.”

Source: The Atlantic
Published: Sep 8, 2020
Length: 30 minutes (7,613 words)

A Crime By Any Name

The Trump administration’s commitment to deterring immigration through cruelty has made horrifying conditions in detention facilities inevitable.

Source: The Atlantic
Published: Jul 3, 2019
Length: 13 minutes (3,400 words)

White Nationalism’s Deep American Roots

“What is judged extremist today was once the consensus of a powerful cadre of the American elite, well-connected men who eagerly seized on a false doctrine of “race suicide” during the immigration scare of the early 20th century.”

Source: The Atlantic
Published: Mar 15, 2019
Length: 18 minutes (4,686 words)

How ‘Creed’ Forever Changed the ‘Rocky’ Series

It’s come a long way since Apollo Creed died so Rocky Balboa could engage in character development.

Source: The Atlantic
Published: Nov 28, 2018
Length: 6 minutes (1,681 words)