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A Progressive Deep South, Part One

The conservatism of the modern Deep South might be the most absurd travesty in American history. As a region, the Deep South lags behind the rest of the country in many aspects of quality of life – and in some extreme cases, like Alabama’s Black Belt, conditions are compared to third-world countries – as this region rich in natural and human resources either undervalues or squanders one or both too often. If any people has ever had good reasons to be progressive, not conservative, the people of the Deep South… Read more A Progressive Deep South, Part One