September 12: Never Forget

September 11th, 2001, we are constantly reminded, is a day we as Americans should never forget. It’s not an easy series of events to forget, so I’m not sure if the commandment is supposed to be literal. I wondered aloud on my Facebook page if, contrary to popular opinion, we should collectively forget the day. […]

Conservatives Ignore Violence Against Indigenous Women in Canada, Too

Canada, in many ways, is a much finer country than the US. After all, there is universal healthcare; Fox News doesn’t really exist there and thus doesn’t dominate political discussion; the NRA isn’t a thing; and people are fairly nice. Alas, there are areas where both countries act nasty. The treatment of indigenous populations is […]

White Supremacy on Moving Day

They say you find out who your real friends are on moving day. It’s a shake-up of everything that you’ve come to rely on – of your home and living conditions, school and work, life and re-routing. Finding your feet and acclimating to the new surroundings. For Black USians, the verdict and aftermath of the […]