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A Glimpse Into White Guilt: Baba Yetu

Today’s article is brought to you by Horace Greeley High School’s 2007 madrigal choir, performing the foreign mystical song, “Baba Yetu.” You may recognize this piece: it can be found on one of the Lion King movie soundtracks, as well as on the preview for Sid Meier’s

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Yankee prejudice and gun control

I recently watched Ken Burn’s documentary on Prohibition, and somewhere between the story of Carrie Nation and George Remus I realized something about the modern gun control debate: The pro-gun control side is acting on cultural sensibilities expressed as moralistic outrage. How  you feel about guns is self-evidently related

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