Rich Benjamin, a fellow at the Economic Hardship Reporting Project, is the author of "Searching for Whitopia: An Improbable Journey to the Heart of White America." He is currently working on a nonfiction book that will be a family memoir and portrait of America. He was a judge in 2017 for PEN America's John Kenneth Galbraith Award for Nonfiction.
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