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If I ruled the world: Loyd Grossman

Cherish our heritage, not Kim Kardashian

"It is our heritage that defines us, that tells the story, that makes our country look the way it does." © David Fisher/REX

Listen to Loyd reading his musings aloud

If I ruled the world, I would—before I was kicked out, strung up or sent into exile—encourage a closer engagement with the past. Like my illustrious predecessor on this page, Simon Schama, I go for the idea…

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