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Episode 120: Crises from East to West

President Donald Trump pardons ‘Peas’ the turkey as National Turkey Federation Chairman Jeff Sveen looks on in the White House Rose Garden in Washington, D.C., November 20, 2018. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters)

On this Thanksgiving week edition of The Editors, Charlie, Reihan, Michael, and Luke discuss implications of the caravan’s arrival, Stacey Abrams and the Georgia election, and the California wildfire tragedy.

Editors’ picks:
• Luke: Kevin on “The White Plantation.” This line alone seals it for me: “Washington’s anodyne would-be middle-managers of the soul.”
• Reihan: Michael Hendrix’s “Urbane Cowboys.”
• Charlie: Robert VerBruggen on his attempt to vote.
• MBD: Jonah Goldberg’s “Basta La Vista” edition of the G File.

Light items:
• Luke: Diarmaid MacCulloch’s new biography of Thomas Cromwell.
• Reihan: Kim Stanley Robinson’s New York 2140.
• Charlie: Wiki.js.
• MBD: The Gypsy Swing playlist on Spotify.

The Editors is hosted by Rich Lowry and produced by Sarah Schutte.

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