Jeremiah Goulka writes about American politics and culture. His most recent work has been published in The American Prospect and Salon. He was formerly an analyst at the RAND Corporation, a recovery worker in New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina, and an attorney at the U.S. Department of Justice. He lives in Washington, DC. You can follow him on Twitter @jeremiahgoulka or contact him at email@example.com.
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