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.

Politics
Jan. 31 2014 1:05 PMWhat Does Racism Have to Do With Gridlock?In Atlanta, everything.
Doublex
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. 
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.