It looks like we’re just going to have to deal with institutionalized structures of violence rather than try to focus on controlling the behavior of a few “bad apples.”Read More Conflict Cycles and Body Cameras
HOW THE DEBATE ON KNEELING IS DISTRACTING US FROM THE REAL ISSUE Let’s be clear, I’m on team take a knee. In fact, taking a knee is the very least that can be done. Unfortunately, the debate on whether or not one should take a knee, and under what conditions is sucking the oxygen away […]Read More Take a Knee, but Stay on Message
After a number of conversations with my conservative friends as well as a survey of conservative sources, I’m forced to ask, “how hard is it to condemn Nazis?”Read More How Hard is it to Condemn Nazis?
NAOMI KLEIN IS ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT VOICES OF THIS GENERATION
If you have not yet read Naomi Klein’s The Shock Doctrine, do so immediately. It should be on everyone’s required reading list.
All over the country, we see monuments to those who, under any other conceivable context would be defined as traitors, criminals or, in our modern parlance, terrorists.Read More What Was the Deadliest Terrorist Group the U.S. Ever Faced?
THE ROLE OF STREET ACTIVISM IN TRUMPLANDIA
Despite their propaganda, Trump and his billionaire elite find us revolting. Let’s show them just how “revolting” we can be!
In his farewell address, President Obama addressed race and linked racism to perpetuating economic injustice and cultural insularity.Read More Obama’s Farewell and a Direction for American Liberalism: Part 2