Do we want to prioritize perspectives based on race? For instance, only black writers can write about black problems and white writers can only write about white problems? I think that would be quite a uncaring, and boring, world with no perspective taking. To be clear, I am fully willing to pay a tax to bring every American regardless of race to into a reasonably comfortable life. I just don’t think we can fix murder rates with cash, that appears to be more of a public goods problem.

Writes about science, politics, philosophy, and the spaces that separates us as as species — and occasionally in story form.

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