Thor Benson is an independent journalist who has contributed to The Atlantic, The Daily Beast, Rolling Stone, Wired, NBC News and many other publications. MADNESS is a newsletter about America’s descent into, well, madness. It’s a weekly political newsletter focused on what’s going wrong in America and how to understand it. Don’t worry, though, there will be laughs.

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Thor Benson

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