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Meet the Black Marine Vet Who's Speaking Out Against #BlackLivesMatter

Cornell West this guy ain’t.  A whole lot of what he says seems to me egregious nonsense.   But I take from this interview that the rhetorical utility of #blacklivesmatter as a slogan is rapidly coming to an end.   118 more words

Activism

Review of Charmed Life – Book 1 of The Worlds of Chrestomanci by Diana Wynne Jones

I’ve been reading this entertaining series – see my review of Witch Week here – to my granddaughter, who is becoming a confirmed fan of speculative fiction, and during the summer holidays we have recently completed this classic. 323 more words

Book Review

I'm done....

It is with deep regret that I must surrender further efforts in the form of opinion on the divisiveness and destruction Barack Obama has brought to the United States. 172 more words

Politics And Policy

Can a black man talk about white culture? An open letter to critics

African American writer Rich Benjamin spent two years living in — and writing about — America’s whitest neighborhoods. The response to his book (and TED Talk) was honest, raw — and sometimes misunderstood his purpose. 1,071 more words

Opinion

Ban It! - Nick Martucci

Birth control? BAN IT!

Abortion? BAN IT!

Gay marriage? BAN IT!

Guns? Look, banning things never works. People will find ways to get them.

Activism