Listen to Episode 266 of Slate’s The Gist:
Today on The Gist, a brief history of beer with William Glenn and Trish Parry. Their show A Brief History of Beer is at the Under St. Marks Theater in New York the last Sunday of every month.
Guidelines for talking about race include:
- Assume good intentions, especially online.
- Shut up. Listen.
- Try to make it not just about yourself. “But I’ve never” isn’t a good argument. It’s about a bigger system.
For the Spiel, does it matter if our politicians are out of touch?
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