One might wonder, what was Harper Lee thinking when she started to write Go Set A Watchman? Did she intend to write a story about racial discrimination and segregation? 824 more words
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In this summer of our national discontent there is no safe haven from the evils of white privilege and institutionalized racism. The nation’s preeminent cable sports network ESPN is prepping for the upcoming kickoff to the NFL season by raging against white privilege and institutionalized racism because there aren’t enough black coaches on the sidelines. 793 more words
Canada is one of the most welcoming and immigrant-friendly countries in the world, a place others look to as a model for how to build a pluralistic society. 669 more words
Change the term ‘lone wolf’
Re: After Nice, resist the fear of terrorism, July 15.
If “terrorist” is defined as one using intimidation and violence in the pursuit of political aims, then we need a term other than “lone wolf” to differentiate and define those whackos who, unaffiliated with any clear political aim, are intent on pursuing individual and mass murder, mayhem and self-annihilation. 1,478 more words
Larry Mitchell has a retort for every white supremacist, racist and Internet troll who has ever told him to go back to Africa.
Well, technically, he has a hyperlink. 1,197 more words