Old Town Road and Authentic Country Music

We discuss Old Town Road, a viral hit that rose to the top of the country music chart, and was subsequently delisted.   Cristobal Young is an Associate Professor of Sociology at Cornell University. He is the author of The Myth of Millionaire Tax Flight: How Place Still Matters for the Rich (2017, Stanford University Press). […]

Reparations at Georgetown

Recently, Georgetown students voted to pay an additional fee in an attempt to atone for the school’s past with slavery. We discuss the idea of reparations as a means for atoning for America’s past with slavery. Cristobal Young is an Associate Professor of Sociology at Cornell University. He is the author of The Myth of […]