Western Lit: ‘The Emerald Mile’ Tells the Story of an Epic, Affirming Journey

When did we get so petty? At a time when we’re faced with huge issues—a changing climate, a health-care crisis, a democracy threatened by money in politics, the legacy of unpunished deception on Wall Street—we keep going small: denying science, attacking reproductive rights, manufacturing fiscal crises, etc. When did we give up? And more important: […]