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The ancestry of Ron DeSantis: son of Florida, grandson of industrial Ohio, great-grandson of Italy


(10,500 words) (Jump to summary of points or table of contents.) (Jump directly to main “Ancestry of Ron DeSantis” section.) (Jump to comments.) _________________ What follows here is a long-form approach to Ron DeSantis, via a close look at his … Continue reading

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Reflections on the 2010s: Blogging


Originally written, Dec. 31, 2019, to commemorate the close of the decade; post expanded, Jan. 5, 2020 This post continues some reflections on the decade now ending. Unlike the previous post, Reflections on the 2010s: Political, this one focuses narrowly … Continue reading

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“Who Lost California?” The ‘When,’ the ‘Who,’ and the ‘Why’ of California’s Decline from Midwest-on-the-Pacific to Brazil-on-the-Pacific


(Note: The title of this post is a reference to the late-1940s’ and early 1950s’ “Who Lost China?”) This essay is a foray into how California’s “Third World-ization” — as the Wall Street Journal and the National Review and many … Continue reading

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