Some Perspective

Some of my Twitter followers feel we’re facing something new in America. “It’s never been this bad before,” they say. I wrote a thread to offer some historical perspective, and to remind people about slavery. And...

Remembering the Rohingya

The plight of the Rohingya community is one of the saddest, and most underreported, stories of modern times. This Muslim community has long suffered through persecution, marginalization, and mass migration. Its numbers are highest in Burma—about a million, according to most estimates—but they also...