There’s the picture painted by right-wing media about protests in Portland, Oregon, and then there’s what is actually going on. Veteran Sean Davis experiences it firsthand.
Arguments today cite YouTube videos, memes, and tweets, and we’re badly divided. We need to return to healthy debate that doesn’t just engage our emotions.
Senator Tammy Duckworth responded to insults by Tucker Carlson. Sean Davis examines the overall context, revealing what’s likely going on.
Reflecting on current events, racism in America and the protests in the streets, Sean Davis thinks about his own path; breaking silence and the ongoing call to action.
Our Dunning-Kruger president has inspired millions of followers to amplify baseless opinions as facts, it’s time to stop arguing with them and just act.
Another year in the books. The Big Smoke America is now four years old and has published over 1,700 articles and essays. Here are the Top 10 from 2019.
On this Veterans Day, Sean Davis asks us to think about the work needed here at home, especially in rural America, and offers a solution: investing in our veterans.
Another year in the books. The Big Smoke America is now three years old and has published over 1,300 articles and essays. Here are the Top 10 from 2018.
Sean Davis highlights six facts from the Fourth National Climate Assessment illustrating why we need to act now regarding climate change.
Following Memorial Day, and taking cues from Dwight D. Eisenhower and Nathaniel Hawthorne, Sean Davis thinks about the true meaning of war and its effects.