The Middle East & Beyond
The agonies and the ecstasies of long-suffering baseball fans.
Civil War Monuments
Take Them All Away
We need to mitigate the looming repolarization of race and racial politics in America after more than half a century of incomplete but hardly trivial progress. This may require some deliberate loss of memory.
Sticks and Stones
The Right Nightmare
The war of words between Trump and Kim Jong-un isn’t the nightmare that should keep you up at night.
We’re Not Going to Take It
An Open Letter to Chuck Grassley
Please, Senator Grassley, do something about the unconstitutional abomination known as civil asset forfeiture.
Peter Berger, RIP
Remembering the man: scholar, husband, parent, colleague, and friend.
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