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I Was Scared That History Would Reinvent Trump As A Benevolent Leader, But…

It turns out he’s a big man baby, and none of this will matter anyway!

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Just after it was announced that Joe Biden had solidified the 270 electoral votes required to nab the U.S. presidency, I sat alone in my room thinking about Western history. I was grappling with the idea of how easily…

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Memoirs, advice, poetry, the occasional short story, and the politics of womanhood.

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