Tracy Thompson
Tracy Thompson

Tracy Thompson is a Washington, D.C.–based journalist and author whose latest book is The New Mind of the South.

Jan. 31 2014 1:05 PMWhat Does Racism Have to Do With Gridlock?In Atlanta, everything.
June 25 2013 2:30 PMNo, We Are Not All Like Paula DeenI’m a white Southern woman of a certain age, and yet I’ve somehow avoided becoming a racist. 
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Dec. 1 2015 3:21 PM The “Violating His Amateur Status” Bonus Segment The Hang Up and Listen hosts cover speedcubing—from the algorithms of Rubik’s Cubes to the sport’s record-breaking competitors.