It’s Time To Get Rid Of The Confederate Flag, And Replace It With This One

There’s plenty of outrage going on right now over the decision from South Carolina’s Republican-dominated state government to remove the Confederate flag from the State House grounds. Many people are repeating the same old story about how it’s about “heritage not hate” even as they spew some of the most hateful language they can at […]

Thank You, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. – You’re Still Winning

One of our fans wrote this tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on his personal Facebook profile, which he then sent to me and I agreed to publish it here. Danny describes himself as follows: “I’m a bit of an anomaly; I’m a military vet (with a disability rating), I work in public safety, […]

Southern Liberals, Don’t Despair — It’s Always Darkest Just Before the Dawn

It’s been a long, hard road for liberals and progressives in the Bible Belt and the rest of the red states. Year after year, we’ve watched our family and neighbors slap GOP stickers on their vehicles and head to the polls to vote against their self interests like mindless, racist drones. For those of you […]