Quote of the week: Adam Gopnik
“Of all the prejudices of pundits, presentism is the strongest. It is the assumption that what is happening now is going to keep on happening, without anything happening to stop it.”
Adam Gopnik – is an American writer and essayist.
Quoted in The New Yorker March 20, 2017 "Are Liberals On the Wrong Side of History?"
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