Voting is a Tactic, Your Bumper Sticker is Not

Electoral Politics and the Absurdity of the Puritanical Left

Credit: Bruce Davidson, Selma to Montgomery March, 1965

Don’t vote. It only encourages them.

The lesser of two evils is still evil.

You hear these kinds of things often when you reside on the left of the political spectrum in America, especially in the run-up to a national election. Or…

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Anti-racism educator and author of 9 books, including White Like Me and, most recently, Dispatches from the Race War (City Lights, December 2020)

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Tim Wise

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Anti-racism educator and author of 9 books, including White Like Me and, most recently, Dispatches from the Race War (City Lights, December 2020)

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