‘Welcome to the Desert of the Real’ — Our New Civil War

‘Welcome to the Desert of the Real’ — Our New Civil War

A little more than half of the country is currently dealing with the fact that the other less-than-half can actively choose to remove and dismiss not only their importance, but possibly their utter existence and not bat an eyelash. Continue reading ‘Welcome to the Desert of the Real’ — Our New Civil War

The 5 Reasons Bernie Sanders Will Not (Nor Should) Win the Presidency

The 5 Reasons Bernie Sanders Will Not (Nor Should) Win the Presidency

I think Bernie Sanders is the most exciting, passionate, and common sense candidate in the Democratic field. He has energized the liberal base, as well as the youth, with brash and brilliant ideas about how to make this country better. He also looks like he just came back from the future with news about how something needs to be done about our kids… Continue reading The 5 Reasons Bernie Sanders Will Not (Nor Should) Win the Presidency

Black Lives Matter is About Police Misconduct; ‘Black-on-Black’ Crime is a Myth

Black Lives Matter is About Police Misconduct; ‘Black-on-Black’ Crime is a Myth

For certain individuals, it is easier to believe that urban blight is black folks’ responsibility to fix and black folks alone. These people do not believe that systemic racism is a thing. So they create something called “black-on-black” crime as an easy out, to basically say: Black people are inherently violent and evil, they need to fix that about themselves and stop bothering us. Continue reading Black Lives Matter is About Police Misconduct; ‘Black-on-Black’ Crime is a Myth