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.@jelani9's article about Howard U. looks at the political and financial tensions that H.B.C.U.s have dealt with from Reconstruction to Trump:
"The most withering designation they offer for President Trump is — get ready for it — 'serial norm breaker.' Then again, Levitsky and Ziblatt are political scientists, for whom being a serial norm breaker is serious stuff indeed." 
In an Era of Online Outrage, Do Sensitivity Readers Result in Better Books, or Censorship? 
My new story is about one of Alice Goffman's fiercest critics, who is now trying to scrutinize the whole field of urban ethnography. An interesting fact-checking project in the context of replication controversies plaguing the social sciences.
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