Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Says Black Students Should Attend ‘Less Advanced’ Schools

While the media has been transfixed by the latest insane comments from Donald Trump, an important case is being heard by the Supreme Court on the issue of affirmative action. The case centers on a young woman who has sued the University of Texas, claiming that their admissions policy prevented her from being accepted to […]

The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Week for Racial Justice

This has been a horrible, no-good, very bad week for race relations in the US. Actually, no. If you’re White and you prefer to be privileged and on top while your neighbor of a different race suffers, then it’s not a bad week for race relations. The wall between Black and Brown people and White […]

The Conflict of Interest between Justice Thomas and Monsanto Should Concern Us All

About two weeks ago, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of Monsanto, when it held that a farmer had violated their genetically modified soybean patent.┬áIn short, a farmer purchased genetically modified soybean seeds from Monsanto, subject to a licensing agreement which allowed him to plant the seeds for one season and one season only. Subsequently, […]