december 2019

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A nation coming apart: articles by Danielle Allen, Caitlin Flanagan, James Mattis, Tom Junod, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Adam Serwer, and others. Plus the demise of “I’m sorry,” Texas secessionists, Leslie Jamison on Garry Winogrand, the tribe of Peloton, Queen & Slim, how to raise kind kids, and more.

Editor’s Note

Part I: On the Forces That Pull Us Apart

Part II: Appeals to Our Better Nature

Part III: Reconciliation & Its Alternatives



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