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Margot Patterson is a writer who lives in Kansas City, Mo.
Politics & Society Short Take
Margot PattersonFebruary 22, 2018
Leaving Haiti should be a goal of every N.G.O.
Politics & Society Short Take
Margot PattersonJanuary 18, 2018
In the wake of my reading The Dark Is Rising, one of my New Year’s resolutions is to try to keep pace with time, not lag behind it as I usually do.
Politics & Society Short Take
Margot PattersonDecember 11, 2017
The ‘chaos candidate’ is now our pyromaniac president.
Politics & Society Last Take
Margot PattersonNovember 22, 2017
Peace seems no closer than it did before the Oslo Accord.
Politics & Society Short Take
Margot PattersonOctober 20, 2017
The trouble began when nine students at a weekend party played “Jews vs. Nazis” beer pong.
The Robert E. Lee statue in Charlottesville, Va. (iStock/jcarillet)
Politics & Society Short Take
Margot PattersonSeptember 18, 2017
Probably most Americans can agree that Confederate monuments should never have been erected, but dismantling them is a different story for many citizens.
Politics & Society Short Take
Margot PattersonAugust 17, 2017
On Aug. 21, there will be a total solar eclipse and its path will fall across the entire continental United States.
Faith Last Take
Margot PattersonJuly 28, 2017
It’s not just for the family. It’s for you.
Arts & Culture Theater
Margot PattersonJuly 13, 2017
If the Greeks had Antigone, Americans have Dorothy Day.
Politics & Society Short Take
Margot PattersonJune 13, 2017
The misclassification of government documents has caught people up in phony scandals costly to them and to the public at large.