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Mitch Pearlstein

Articles by this author:

Excising Woodrow Wilson

What if colleges and universities really did use present-day standards in determining whom our future leaders should be obliged to study and encouraged to appreciate?

Rachel Dolezal and ‘authenticity’

Putting aside the possibility that Dolezal is seriously mentally ill – which would scale back criticism – I would argue that her brand of self-cultivation is grounded much more in self-deception than self-improvement.