“1619 Project” founder Nikole Hannah-Jones was triggered Sunday evening after a Breitbart News Saturday interview with an actual historian, Dr. Mary Grabar, detailed her path to radicalization.
Hannah-Jones called the Breitbart News article “the most amazing thing ever” written “about me since the 1619 Project published.” She also said, “Like, I literally chortled.”
FTR: I think most of us would benefit from psychotherapy. What she meant as an insult I actually take as sound advice for the benefit of humanity. Yes, I studied history to help me understand a world that didn’t make sense. It appears she did so to affirm white supremacy.
— Ida Bae Wells (@nhannahjones) November 22, 2021
In the interview, Grabar described how Hannah-Jones was subject to the