Mathew Mackie

One Year On from Charlottesville, and We’re Echoing the Hundred Past

While we're exactly a year removed from the Charlottesville rally, we're still speaking the language of the century of marginalization that preceded it.   When white supremacists rallied in Charlottesville back in August 2017, it woke the world up to the ... Read the full article

I Just Can’t Anymore

John S. Blake reflects on this Fourth of July and reviews the current state of affairs and questions our definition of what it means to be independent and American.

What the World Needs Now, Part II: The Story of Slaves / The Story of Kings / The Story of the Africans in America

In America, in this day and age, it’s time to mine richer material than the tired American Slave Story that chains us. Here are the thought leaders who will take us there.

Defeated in Syria and Iraq, the Islamic State Is Rebuilding in Countries Like Indonesia

They might have been chased out of the Middle East, but Islamic State is now setting up shop in countries like India.