politicians

The Muslim Gubernatorial Candidate Who Almost Made History in Michigan on What’s Next

In August, many political pundits predicted that American electoral history would be made. Abdul El-Sayed, a 33-year-old former physician, Ivy League professor, and until 2017,…

I Was a Local Newspaper Reporter Who Became an Elected Official Overnight

Every time Patsy Terrell and I shared dinner together, we’d talk for so long afterward that the waiter or waitress would begin to frequently interrupt…