Chronicles Magazine Politcs


    The Long Apprenticeship

    Prizes are a particular pleasure for people who engage in the peculiar metier of writing books, because they are reassuring. Writing in fact involves a great deal of anxiety both before, during, and after; rewards allow one, at least for a time,...

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  • Perspective

    Virtual Democracy

    Dittoheads were depressed at the end of April, when Rush Limbaugh announced his "trial separation from the Republican Party." As in so many divorce cases, the charge was infidelity: the GOP had caved in on the minimum wage.

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