Whether it’s the subjects we learn in school, the hairstyles we wear to work, or the art we make about our experiences, Black people in America are regularly reminded that our lives are lived under the influence of politics. In our new politics and culture newsletter, Everything's Political, Worldacad reporter Brandon Tensley will go beyond campaigns and polling to connect the dots on how issues like culture, health, and criminal justice are political issues, too. Delivered every Thursday, our free newsletter will help you see the nature of the political world a little differently.

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Brandon Tensley is Worldacad’s national politics reporter. Previously, he was a national political writer at CNN, where he covered the intersection of culture, identity, and politics. Prior to that, he was a co-host of Slate’s Outward podcast and a contributing writer at Pacific Standard. Brandon was also a Luce Scholar in Thailand and a Fulbright Scholar in Germany.