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Ezra Klein Show (podcast): Ta-Nehisi Coates: “I’m a big believer in chaos”
http://www.vox.com/conversations/2016/12/19/13952578/ta-nehisi-coates-ezra-klein

Sprawling, ever-interesting discussion about Coates’ interviews with Obama, his discomfort with his role as a public intellectual, his pessimism about race and history (and how his atheism informs that), and how a conservative lifestyle has enabled his exploratory, “radical” writing

Related: My President Was Black
https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/01/my-president-was-black/508793/

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