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The GOP’s Destructive Vietnam Mythology: How the Right’s Self-Glorifying Delusions Led to Decades of Avoidable War
Posted on: May 2, 2015, Source: Salon
In 1980, Reagan turned the Vietnam war into a rallying cry. We've paid the price ever since
Why Do We Let New Atheists and Religious Zealots Dominate the Conversation About Religion?
Posted on: Apr 25, 2015, Source: Salon
The current argument leaves no room for the nuanced perspective.
Why the White South Is Still in Denial About Slavery
Posted on: Dec 28, 2011, Source: Salon
On a trip through the South, Civil War culture is presented as "authentic." They just leave out the slavery part.
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