The Secular Saint? Black Personhood Responds to the Passing of Senator John McCain

Published on August 26th, 2018 on the original blog.

Senator John McCain died away this Saturday after a protracted battle with a particularly nefarious cancer. All over Twitter, I am able to trace his ascent to hagiography in real time.

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I write to explore Black personhood, the life we have built in the shadow of full citizenship. Follow me on Twitter @Established1865.

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Hal H. Harris

Hal H. Harris

Black on both sides. Medium Writers Challenge Winner. The founder of Established in 1865. I Tweet @Established1865. E-mail is hal.harris@est1865.com.

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