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What Happened After the End of History

How a misunderstood viral political theory became a self-fulfilling prophecy

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“Imagine having a take so bad that, 33 years later, TIME puts out a cover dunking on it without any specific citation to your work and yet everyone knows exactly what it’s a reference to,” someone quipped this week on Twitter. The TIME cover was this one — atop an issue…




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