Political Lessons I learned From Watching “The Godfather”

I’ve reached a time in my life where I must be honest. And since honesty begins with us, I have a confession to make. For the last twenty-five years or so, I’ve been in a polygamous relationship. My dad introduced me to my first love, history, Malcolm X posthumously introduced me to my second love, politics, and America herself introduced me to my third love interest, popular culture. Everything I think, write and speak about is somehow colored by these considerations in varying degrees, and perhaps I’m too weak to let any of them go. Yet my intellectual infidelities all come … Continue reading Political Lessons I learned From Watching “The Godfather”