Vann R. Newkirk

Vann R. Newkirk II is a staff writer at The Atlantic, where he covers politics and policy.

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Protesters block a bus transporting immigrant children in McAllen, Texas on June 23, 2018 (Photo: Associated Press) Views
Thursday, June 28, 2018
Protest Isn’t Civil
Lexington, Virginia, is a city where history radiates like hot air shimmering over blacktop. Nestled in the Shenandoah Valley, the town’s namesake is the site where Massachusetts patriots first gave their blood in battle against the British. The area’s institutional heart, Washington and Lee...
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