Welcome to The Cahokian...
A thousand years ago Cahokia — across the Mississippi from what is now St. Louis — was one of the biggest cities in the world. Now it's an empty green spot next to the highway. I'm a middle-aged gay man living in New York City, center of the world, future footnote on somebody's future map. Welcome to the new world.
Saturday, November 06, 2010
Racism, The Great American Tradition
"Careless matches aid the Axis...Prevent Forest Fires!" U.S. government flyer, 1940s.