Issue #63: March/April 2018

Features

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My Brother, the White Nationalist

When Josh Damigo finds out his brother is the new face of the white nationalist movement, finding the roots of radicalization becomes personal.

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A Guide to the Hidden Political Poetry of the American Midwest

Celebrating three poets whose work is as trenchantly political as anything on an op-ed page: a poetry of labor, of representation, of hope.

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In Search of a More Perfect Union

During a time of great divisiveness, we look at the past for clues for how the nation can stay together through it all.

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Postcards From America

Dispatches from each of the 50 states plus the District of Columbia and the U.S. territories.

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Adventures in Statehood

Fifty states is a lot, but we've almost had several others. Here are a few states that could have been, but never were.

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Standing Rock and the Power and Determination of Indigenous America

The movement in Standing Rock was a vision of ourselves, as Native people: imperfect, beautiful, alive in the face of colonialism, and still rising.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez: "If you're not doing something in this time in this country, then you aren't a part of us."

Making a Run for It: Meet Some of the First-Time Female Candidates Running for Office in the Wake of the Trump Presidency

The underrepresentation of women in government is not just bad for women; it's bad for democracy.

Culture Pages

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One Last Decade

How the world has—and hasn't—changed since Pacific Standard's first Issue.

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