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March 5, 2021

The Emancipation of Texas

My family moved to Texas from Massachusetts in 1830, six years before Texas became an independent nation. I should say…

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February 23, 2021

How Does All of This End?

There is a sense in the air that the pandemic is winding down, and the toxic culture of division, fear,…

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February 9, 2021

Who Wanted Pandemic Lockdowns?

People of the future will look back at these 11 months and be very confused. How could virtually the entire…

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February 8, 2021

Don’t Cry for Donald McNeil

The firing of the New York Times’s star virus reporter Donald G. McNeil, Jr., made international news, given his status…