1. There is probably no politican of any competence whatsoever who isn’t good at that because that’s in fact what politics is. It’s not about purity. It’s about compromise and strategy and making things actually happen in real time on this earth as opposed to a metaphysical realm.

    — Tony Kushner on Lincoln’s political savvy and what it takes to be a good politician

  2. Tony Kushner

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