Not In Our Town Princeton


Pushing Comic License Too Far

Wesley Morris analyzes Bill Maher’s transgression.  “He overstepped his privilege as a famous comedian.  That’s all.  But if he crossed a line, it’s one that, for white people, has never moved.”

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Visiting the African-American Museum: Waiting. Thinking. Feeling.

Wesley Morris describes his reactions and feelings during his first visit to the newly opened National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC), which he dubs the “Blacksonian.”  On the lowest level he notes “You can see more than…

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