Thrift stores — and nights in my Corolla — led me to the power of books

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The liberal instinct to be civil toward horrible people is misguided and dangerous

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I Used to Say I’d Never Go to Therapy. Now I Can’t Imagine Life Without It.

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  1. I’m a guy.
  2. I go to therapy.
  3. This is good.


Poetry

This is an image of the poet, Michael Guevarra. He is masked, wearing all black and a hat that reads “Great Again For Whom?”
This is an image of the poet, Michael Guevarra. He is masked, wearing all black and a hat that reads “Great Again For Whom?”
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I was an eighteen-year-old vandal without purpose — until I heard Barack Obama speak

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…and everything to do with humanity.

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At this point for the United States, it’s transformation or bust

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The best way to ‘honor’ veterans is to critique U.S. imperialism

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Michael Guevarra

semi-autonomous word machine and editor of The Anticapital. Bylines @ LEVEL | P.S. I Love You | The Writing Cooperative

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