Friday, March 7, 2008

The politics of division

"That was the world in which my grandparents were raised, the dab-smack, landlocked center of the country, a place where decency and endurance and the pioneer spirit were joined at the hip with conformity and suspicion and the potential for unblinking cruelty."

- Barack Obama, Dreams from My Father

We're seeing that same dichotomy today, aren't we?

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