With the Texas school shooting motivated by masculinity’s inability to process rejection, the challenge is not necessarily in taking the gun out of their hands but removing the thought from their minds.
Could 2019, exactly 400 years since slavery and its twin offspring of racism and discrimination, be the year in which racism in America dies?
S.M. Park’s continuing column Risen Apes about being a 70-year-old boomer. In “Altered States,” Park recounts his experiences spent in mental institutions.
There remains a lot of uncertainty for DACA recipients as to what will happen next, and confusion and fear is preventing many from renewing their status. Jonathan Benjamin-Alvarado shares one Dreamer’s story.
… but here’s one that might be worth reading. Katharine Coldiron, who grew up in a white Southern family, shares what the National Memorial for Peace and Justice means to her.
In an alliterative battle of phrasing, First Lady Melania Trump is inspired by Michelle Obama (again) and rolls out her “Be Best” campaign. Sean Davis tries to decipher what it all means.
The image of North Korea finally meeting the South at the bargaining table was a historic one. But within the frame, there are small, important details.
Hobie Anthony examines how politics are like sports now, taking sides, and how media and algorithms have amplified the combat through quantitative trending.
S.M. Park’s continuing column Risen Apes about being a 70-year-old boomer. In “Blue Yonder,” Park reflects on his friendship with Lonesome Louie Houston.