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Kresta in the Afternoon – December 9, 2020 – Hour 1

SEG 4-1: Kresta Comments – Unnecessary Cultural Sensitivity

Michigan AG Dana Nessel recently tweeted that her son was “devastated” the first time someone wished him Merry Christmas. This, along with the blowback against the novel American Dirt, illustrate the unnecessary cultural sensitivity that has been dividing us. Al explains.

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As ‘American Dirt’ Racks Up Sales, Its Author Becomes the Story

Michigan AG Dana Nessel and Her Son Are ‘Devastated’ by ‘Merry Christmas’ 

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SEG 4-2: Solzenitsyn’s Advice to the Free World (2 segments)

Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn was one of the great souls of the twentieth century. A survivor of World War II, cancer, and 11 years in captivity in the Soviet Gulag, he exposed the true nature of Soviet brutality to the Western world. December 11 is the anniversary of his birth and we are looking back at his life with David Deavel.

David Deavel

David P. Deavel the co-editor of Solzhenitsyn and American Culture: The Russian Soul in the West. He is visiting assistant professor of Catholic studies at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, and editor of LOGOS: A Journal of Catholic Thought and Culture.

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Solzhenitsyn’s advice to the free world

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