Fear In An Age Of Real-Life Horror It's Halloween, and people are leaning into all things scary. But sometimes those celebrations of the macabre hit a little too close to home, brushing up against our country's very dark past. So how do you navigate fake-horror in the midst of so much that's actually terrifying?
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Fear In An Age Of Real-Life Horror

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Fear In An Age Of Real-Life Horror

Fear In An Age Of Real-Life Horror

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It's Halloween, and people are leaning into all things scary. But sometimes those celebrations of the macabre hit a little too close to home, brushing up against our country's very dark past. So how do you navigate fake-horror in the midst of so much that's actually terrifying?

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Halloween is scary. But not just for the reasons you think.

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