My Mom Was an Anchor Baby
Since Donald Trump has brought “anchor babies” back into the public eye, I decided to re-post this story that was originally published in October 20, 2010 on TucsonCitizen.com. Russell Pearce is … Continue reading
Ending Structural Racism in the US (video)
How would you as president “dismantle structural racism in the United States”? When they disrupted the Netroots Nation (NN15) Presidential Town Hall, Black Lives Matter protesters had one primary question for … Continue reading
Does Bernie Sanders Have ‘White People Problems’? (video)
Saturday was a day of highs and lows for Senator Bernie Sanders. In the morning at Netroots Nation, Sanders became visibly annoyed by Black Lives Matter protesters who wanted to … Continue reading
Will the Real John Huppenthal Please Stand Up?
Since Blog for Arizona broke the story, new insights into Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction John Huppenthal’s secret life as an Internet troll continue to be revealed as bloggers and … Continue reading
Abortion, Drugs, Charter Schools, & Private Prisons: Is It All about Race, Money, & Power?
Right-wing strategies baffle me, when I attempt to analyze them in the aggregate. “Regressives” simultaneously hold so many seemingly conflicting beliefs that I often wonder: Where are they going with … Continue reading
Louisiana Senator Proposes Openly Racist Amendment Kicking Ex-Cons Off Food Stamps
Many of us are wise to the racist private prison pipeline for people of color in the US. Black men have been incarcerated at higher rates than white men for … Continue reading