Our season-long series will touch on concerns like authoritarianism, voter suppression and gerrymandering, foreign intervention, and the role of money in politics, but we’ll go much deeper, effectively retelling the story of the United States…
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Podcast from @CDSDuke. Now: Season 4, The Land That Never Has Been Yet, exploring U.S. democracy. Hosted by John Biewen, with @catchatweetdown, dist'd by @prx.
A thread on the particular (and intensifying) threats to voting rights here in 2020
I hope you will read & share & join the struggle to demand & fight for the democracy that we deserve but which, as @SceneOnRadio & Langston Hughes remind us "never has been yet."
There's one surefire way to end your career in the Trump Administration: tell the truth.
He is in the pantheon of white accomplices, along with John Brown. https://twitter.com/analuciaraujo_/status/1246764985725997056
Thaddeus Stevens was born on April 4 in 1792. A fierce, uncompromising opponent of slavery, he was a true American revolutionary. #slaveryarchive #twitterstorians https://jacobinmag.com/2020/04/thaddeus-stevens-revolutionary-radical-republican-antislavery
Some pieces of journalism have "first draft of history" written all over them. This is one of those. https://www.washingtonpost.com/national-security/2020/04/04/coronavirus-government-dysfunction/