March 2017

Tweeting into the Soul of America

Posted March 21, 2017

People tell me not to do it. “It’s just going to make you angry.” “People only go on there to piss other people off.” “It’s not what real people think.” It’s this last comment that makes me stop every time. Whenever we want to minimize the trolling and posturing that happens on Twitter, we  suggest […]


What’s Your Role?

Posted March 8, 2017

People who sing the praises of “I Am Not Your Negro,” tend to mention being bowled over by James Baldwin’s prolific insights or being struck by the similarity between the world he was commenting on and the one we seem to be living in now. In all of this, I agree. However, there is one, […]