race

A Blow Against "Aggrieved Whiteness"

By Eddie S. Glaude, Jr.

Woke Addict

There is value to DeRay Mckesson’s memoir, even if he’s not quite sure of who his audience is.

By Brentin Mock

Eyes Off the Prize

Mark Lilla isn’t wrong about identity politics, necessarily; but he’s wrong to see it as a greater danger than capitalism unchained.

By Jim Sleeper

Blackout

Along the path of the August 21st solar eclipse, there live almost no African Americans. The peculiar trajectory of the moon’s shadow illuminates racial isolation and compromise, past and present.

By Alice Ristroph