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Writer/historian. Contributing writer @TheWeek Opinion. Podcast host @pastpresentpod. Book Author, WE GATHER TOGETHER. Words: @nytimes, @atlantic, @latimes etc.
Jun 18, 2018 23 tweets 7 min read
I’ve been thinking about this a lot since the rise of Trump, but I think now after what we see happening at the border it is clear that the days of so-called #FamilyValues conservatism are over. /1 As Trump’s #ZeroTolerance border policy has separated 2,000 children (and counting) from their families & as the GOP does nothing about it & as the party’s white evangelical base remains indifferent – or even supportive – of children being taken from their parents… /2