Currently Reading

I’m sure you recall the long and nasty election season of 2016.  Yeah the one in which Donald Trump shocked the world and got elected President of the United States.   I immediately wanted to understand who in the world would vote for such a man.  Living in diverse, affluent Arlington, VA I thought we represented the rest of America.  Man was I wrong.  So I picked up this book at Barnes and Noble and learned about people truly suffering in the industrial industry, coal industry, with VA affairs, etc.  I also learned about what I suspected: racists and mysogynists making excuses about why they are or in total denial that they are.  Still quite eye opening about the America that I actually live in versus the progressive one I imagined in my head.

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