Fourth Wave
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Fourth Wave

Coronavirus and American Exceptionalism

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America is the Fyre Festival of countries. It is pure hype with little to no positive results. It is a back-alley drug deal culminating in a sweaty palm gripping a wrinkled bag of oregano. It is broken promises, shattered dreams, and shameful regret. All our lives we are told with inflated enthusiasm, with charismatic apologia, that America is a spectacular monument to freedom and democracy, a “shining city upon a hill”…

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Matthew John

Matthew John

I primarily write about politics and history. My work has also been published by The Hampton Institute.

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