I over-shared with my children about the presidential election, smugly convinced that our country would never elect a maniac like Donald Trump. Growing up, my family had always talked politics around the dinner table.
San Francisco is one of the most beautiful cities in America, if not the world. But after living here for seven years, I have come to realize something. It is shockingly free of beautiful people.
Lara Bazelon is a law professor, author, and contributing writer for Slate. Her op-eds and essays have also been published in the New York Times,Washington Post, and Politico, among other media outlets. Her book, Rectify: The Power of Restorative Justice After Wrongful Conviction, will be published in the fall of 2018.