The Identity Politics Arms Race

The cure to polarization is to embrace our own complexity

Illustration: Malte Mueller/Getty Images

By reacting to our worst assumptions about others, we give them good reasons to assume the worst in us.

The Identity Arms Race and… Race

Admitting we’ve made mistakes in our past is not shameful — it is a sign of growth.

We Are All Multitudes in This Together

Fertile Ground for Alliances—Bring Class Back into It

A curious human on a quest to watch the world learn. I teach computer programming and write about software’s overlap with society and politics.

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