More Americans work in museums than work in coal
April 22, 2018 10:33 AM Subscribe
You already know who. It’s white people in general and white men in particular, and especially white Protestant men, some of whom are apparently dismayed to find out that there is going to be, as your mom might have put it, sharing. The history of this country has been written as their story, and the news sometimes still tells it this way—one of the battles of our time is about who the story is about, who matters and who decides.Rebecca Solnit talks about the myth of the real America and whose stories are treated with respect and whose are not.
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