It Mattered That He Showed Up: On Pete Buttigieg’s ‘Shortest Way Home’

When this piece came out, it was the #1 most-read article at The Los Angeles Review of Books. Read it HERE.

“Those who deride Millennials as lazy, selfish, and entitled would do well to consider Pete Buttigieg, the 37-year-old mayor of South Bend, Indiana. Buttigieg has a résumé that would put most baby boomers to shame. Since graduating from Harvard, in 2004, he’s earned a Rhodes Scholarship; worked as a McKinsey consultant; served in Afghanistan with the US Navy; and won city-wide office with more than 70 percent of the vote. Twice.”