Kashana Cauley is a contributing opinion writer for the New York Times whose writing has appeared in many other publications. She’s also a former staff writer for The Daily Show with Trevor Noah and Pod Save America on HBO. You can find her on Twitter @kashanacauley.
My History With HistoryBy Kashana Cauley
Until a few years ago, I wasn’t a fan of history. I didn’t hunt down explanations of the present from the past.