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Many are disillusioned with American democracy. Can Joe Biden win them over? | Francine Prose
It’s not enough to excoriate Trump and his supporters. We must seek out and eradicate the roots of the alienation and resentment that so deeply divide us

Francine Prose

07, Jan, 2022 @11:11 AM

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Texas schools are being told to teach ‘opposing views’ of the Holocaust. Why? | Francine Prose
The question of what specific books and topics can and can’t be taught is linked to a disturbing new law in Texas

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19, Oct, 2021 @3:03 PM

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If Dante had filmed the Inferno on his iPhone, it would look like this | Francine Prose
If the Evia fire ferry video seems extraordinary, it’s not only because of what it shows but because of how it shows it

Francine Prose

10, Aug, 2021 @12:22 PM

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What is causing outbursts of rage on planes and grocery checkout lines? | Francine Prose
Last week, a stranger threatened to beat up me and my husband at a store. Apparently, this happens all the time. Why?

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22, Jun, 2021 @10:23 AM

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Philip Roth and Blake Bailey were an all-too-perfect match | Francine Prose
In light of the allegations against Philip Roth biographer Blake Bailey, one can’t help thinking: they found each other

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25, Apr, 2021 @6:00 AM

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The Capitol attack film was brutal. That's why it must be watched | Francine Prose
We had been spared the most graphic moments, and those scenes are a clear reminder of the Donald Trump presidency

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11, Feb, 2021 @1:42 PM

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The last four years of Trump were hell. What a relief it's finally over | Francine Prose
I don’t cry easily, but this week I just burst into tears thinking about all we have lived through

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22, Jan, 2021 @1:26 PM

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Anyone shocked by the US Capitol attack has ignored an awful lot of warning signs | Francine Prose
Do surprised pundits and politicians not recall militias storming the Michigan capitol last year? Or neo-Nazis marching in Charlottesville?

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11, Jan, 2021 @2:42 PM

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Catastrophe has been averted. Let us all breathe a big, long sigh of relief | Francine Prose
This election result is like the final scene of a disaster film: the sun is shining, the sky is clear, the birds – those birds that are left – are sweetly singing

Francine Prose

07, Nov, 2020 @4:31 PM

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Trump's macho bravado is an embarrassment. Yet it puts us all in danger | Francine Prose
Trump is determined to be a manly man at all costs – even if it means encouraging the American people to not wear masks

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15, Oct, 2020 @5:22 PM

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Has Trump learned anything from Covid-19? Absolutely not | Francine Prose
We’d like to believe that suffering instructs and ennobles. But, once again, Donald Trump seems to be ineducable

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06, Oct, 2020 @8:29 AM

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Trump has starved Americans of human compassion. Biden finally offered us some | Francine Prose
Those able to screen out the president’s noise during the debate heard real plans for Covid, the economy and the environment

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01, Oct, 2020 @12:57 PM

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