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Trump, Race, and D. W. Griffith

I don’t share the race obsession of many of my fellow Americans. I was born here (specifically, Youngstown, Ohio) but spent my childhood abroad, so I didn’t marinate in the various resentments of racism, “reverse racism,” etc. To me, looking on mostly from the outside, the civil-rights movement was inspiring, one of the greatest successes in the history of nonviolent reform.
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