Responding to Tom Cotton’s 1619 Project Legislation: Ursula Le Guin Teaches us How to Walk Away from America’s Brutal History

Ursula Le Guin offers us a way to respond to Tom Cotton’s proposed legislation regarding the New York Times; 1619 project. Commons.wikimedia.org

In a previous piece I wrote responding to Arkansas Republican Senator Tom Cotton’s proposed legislation regarding schools’ use of The New York Times’ 1619 Project, I drew on my study of U.S. literary history, invoking the writings of Frederick Douglass to let his thinking do the…

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