(1 comments) Monday, April 1, 2019 Everyone Wants a Piece of the American Pie
This is a response to the US College scandal uncovered last month. I'm particularly calling into question the hypocrisy surrounding this scandal.
(1 comments) Tuesday, March 12, 2019 When Warriors Danced: Lorraine and James
This is a cultural focus on Lorraine Hansberry's significance as seen through James Baldwin's eyes ("Sweet Lorraine" letter). It's women's history month.
(1 comments) Sunday, February 10, 2019 The Worst and the Best of Humanity: 1937 and 1969
This articles recalls the 1969 walk on the moon. This historical moment is linked to 1937 when von Braun takes charge of engineering the V-2 rocket. There is another historical moment, however. Black women answer NASA's call for mathematicians. And so what's hidden history culminates in Armstrong's first steps on the moon.
(9 comments) Sunday, February 3, 2019 America is White, Isn't It?
This article is a response to the video incident (between Covington HS students and Native American Elder Nathan Phillips) at the Lincoln Memorial.
(12 comments) Tuesday, November 27, 2018 Fascism: Deep in the Soil of the United States
A look at James Q. Whitman's Hitler's American Model in light of the current push to limit what it means to be an American citizen and a push to limit who is a member of the master race.
(3 comments) Saturday, October 13, 2018 Feminism in Color
Discussion on the need to do more than just include women writers who are feminists of color.
(1 comments) Tuesday, May 8, 2018 On Trump's Balcony
Critical commentary regarding Kanye West's support for Trump, via Erich Nossack's description of indifference in the immediate aftermath of Allied bombings over Hamburg, Germany.
(1 comments) Monday, April 30, 2018 The United States of Guns
Commentary on the US's leading role in the selling of violence--via guns/smart-tech weaponry.