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Trump Doesn’t See Nerds And Nurses

Interesting article on the Atlantic’s website about the developing American economy. Basically, says Derek Thompson, recent government reports indicate that increasingly the drivers of economic growth will be “nerds and nurses,” that is, people who work in high tech or hearth care. But the scary thing is that Trump and his enables don’t seem to…

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Ta-Nehisi Coates: The Power of Whiteness

The Atlantic magazine is known for its printed essays. But, it also does videos, some of which are quite amazing. In particular, check out this enormously powerful piece narrated by the writer Ta-Nehisi Coates and animated by Tynesha Foreman. Coates’ thesis, and it is hard to argue with him, is that Trump is the first…

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