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Turns out the American Nations left a genetic trace too

Some of you may recall the study published earlier this year in Nature Communications, where genetics researchers mapped reproductive clustering in North America in time and space. Many of you… Read more »

The (Almost) Civil War of 1789

My American Nations-powered series over at Medium, “Balkanized America,” continues with a second installment on the deep divisions between our regional cultures in the colonial period, Revolutionary era, and early… Read more »

“Balkanized America” – a series at Medium

Medium, the blog hosting site created by Twitter co-founder Evan Williams, is developing a members only section, and invited me to create a series of articles there built around the… Read more »

CNN Interview now online

A quick housekeeping note: Last month I was a guest on a CNN special, Bill Weir’s States of Change, talking about American Nations. That appearance is now available to watch… Read more »

Talking American Nations with CNN’s Bill Weir (for real this time)

It was delayed by a week on account of the London Bridge attacks, but Bill Weir’s CNN special “States of Change” premiered Saturday night on CNN and CNN International, including… Read more »

Talking American Nations on CNN

I’m pleased to be one of the guests on a CNN special airing this Saturday, June 3 at 9 pm Eastern, where I’ll be talking about the regional cultures outlined… Read more »

Ohio, Oregon media consider American Nations-guided secession

As readers of American Nations probably know, I’m not a fan of the idea of breaking up the United States, for reasons I outlined more directly in this book review… Read more »

Speaking on American polarization, Brunswick, Maine, May 20

I’m pleased to be a panelist alongside Harvard University’s Theda Skocpol at the 2017 Maine League of Women Voters Convention this Saturday morning, May 20. Skocpol, a scholar who studied… Read more »

The Independent on American Nations

Early this morning I did an interview with a reporter from The Independent, Bridie Pearson-Jones about American Nations. Here’s the resulting feature, with lots of maps and not a few… Read more »

Talking American Nations with KUER’s Radio West

Last week, it was my great pleasure to return to Salt Lake City public radio affiliate KUER’s “Radio West,” this time to talk about American Nations: A History of the… Read more »