What is the focus of your current book project? What are the big questions that you are investigating and the main stories that you hope to tell in this book? My book’s working title is “A Strange and Abiding Hope:...
King shows us that brotherhood starts with our neighbors—and neighborhoods
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This time science and tech won’t save us
Let there be no doubt: The flow must go on
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The Founders' fears of political parties seem more than justified today
If politics abhors a void, what will fill the vacated space we once thought of as “the center”?
In the midst of autocratic threat, vision sharpens
It runs both ways
Union and reunion dance, even in pandemic times
The infrastructure we need costs more than we know
To give up on reading is to give up on America
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In the midst of our loneliness, deep is calling to deep
Anyone wondering about the state of the tottering edifice we just a few decades back deemed “the new world order” need only ingest the title of Mariana Mazzucato’s recent New Republic article: “Saving the Climate in a Triple Crisis: A...
Paul Kingsnorth may have left the environmental movement. But his trek continues on.