President Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program — which protects illegal immigrants brought to the United States as children — is shameful, mean-spirited, and immoral. Read More
Dear white Christians — especially those leading congregations, pulpits, and Sunday schools — you now have the opportunity to not only condemn the violence and bigotry out of Charlottesville, Virginia, to your peers, but to build bridges of understanding in a way that many never will be able to replicate. Read More
In a recent GQ interview, NFL quarterback Cam Newton claimed that the United States is “beyond” racism as a country. His response stemmed from a larger question about the racist criticism he faced during the 2015-2016 regular season.
“I don’t think of it like that,” Newton said. “I don’t want this to be about race, because it’s not. It’s not. Like, we’re beyond that. As a nation.”
Newton’s assertions earned him a healthy crop of new fans. In comparison, Colin Kaepernick, San Francisco 49ers quarterback, refused to stand for the national anthem during the NFL preseason, due to what he considered wrongdoings against African Americans and minorities. Read More
Dear social justice warriors, armchair activists, and hashtaggers:
The #OscarsSoWhite issue is not that important. Read More
Police were forced to descend on Keene, New Hampshire Saturday night after students and outside agitators turned the city’s 24th annual Pumpkin Festival into “a destination for destructive and raucous behavior.” – Raw Story.