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White People Have Work to Do

To understand that white supremacy is as harmful to white Americans as it is to…

Plucking the Root in Charlottesville America

On Saturday, in Charlottesville, Virginia, a group of white nationalists banded together and decided that…

Four Years of Black Lives Matter: Where We Are Now

On July 13, 2013, a Florida jury acquitted George Zimmerman for the murder of Trayvon…

A Quarter Life Crisis and A Middle Finger Is All You Need to Change Everything

I think I’m on the brink of a glorious, third wave, quarter life crisis. “Three…

New Orleans Mayor Landrieu and the Politics of Redemption

If you haven’t had a chance to listen to Mayor Mitch Landrieu’s speech on taking…

President Dwayne Johnson: Coming to an election booth near you

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, former professional wrestler and Hollywood’s most bankable action hero, told a…

Is Repealing Obamacare about Racism?

The picture, as the saying goes, was worth a thousand words. A beaming President Trump…

Is the US immigration court system broken?

In the U.S. today, a single immigration case takes an average of 677 days simply…

Lost in Translation and Found in A Tanzanian BBQ Joint

Somehow, I have the great fortune of currently living on the peninsula in the striking…

How robots could help chronically ill kids attend school

Over the past century, American schools have integrated an ever-more-diverse group of students. Racial integration…