“No one is more of a slave than he who thinks himself free without being so”.
This is why we need new abolitionists, wise as snakes and innocent as doves
I know now that this was Florida’s true genius: He took our anxiety about place and turned it into a product. He found a way to capitalize on our nagging sense that there is always somewhere out there more creative, more fun, more diverse, more gay, and just plain better than the one where we happen to be. But I’ve been down that road, and I know where it goes. I know that it leads both everywhere and nowhere. I know you could go down it forever and never quite arrive. And I know now that it may be wiser to try to create the place you want to live, rather than to keep trying to find it.
Haskell Moore: There is a natural order to this world, and those who try to upend it do not fare well. This [abolitionist] movement will never survive; if you join…
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