What does the 2020 election in the United States tell us, or remind us, about the state of democracy in America? A follow-up to our Season 4 series on democracy, The Land That Never Has…
“Rules are rules”—which is why Sha’Carri Richardson is suspended from the Olympic Team for 1 pot violation, but Alen Hadzic gets to compete despite his suspension for investigations into his repeated sexual assault
“Rules” seem magically absent for some🤔
The only person on this subway car not wearing a mask is reading Ayn Rand
Week after next, though. That’s when things’ll really be chill
Warning: If I tell you “next week I’ll be less busy” please remind me this has never been true. This mythical next week does not arrive, it just hovers out of frame, a fantasy of time and space where I’ll be able to say yes to plans, receding into the distance as I reach for it
Been listening to #SeeingWhite on the magnificent #podcast @SceneOnRadio. I had a feeling that this was the reality, but the #facts are shocking. I recommend this to anyone who wants to #educate themselves about #RacismInAmerica & #SystemicRacism. The history is eye opening
Jeff Bezos being lionized by rote, thoughtless coverage for going to space privately, decades after we did it first collectively, speaks of the ethos of an age: we've come to venerate what we do alone and sneer at what we do together.
Let's reverse that.