Is a 2017 National Book Award finalist built upon a simple typo?

My other posts on the National Book Award-nominated¬†Democracy in Chains have focused upon severe problems with its author’s historical account, including the misuse and misrepresentation of archival evidence. Today I want to look at another aspect of the book – its own origin story, as told by author Nancy MacLean. The book’s publicist has made …

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