Two stories, neither having to do with anyone entering the justice system but with both criminal justice and racial justice undertones require serious and intentional addressing sooner than later.
Today we have two local topics and one national topic. Interestingly, our local ones intersect national issues as well. Change only comes with an activated grassroots, and they are doing an excellent job of it.
The Right Wing Nationalist con is so clear to me that I want to scream it for all to open their eyes and understand that they designed this ploy very well and the protagonists are but the pawns, the puppets.
I find it amazing how both Democrats and Republicans are coalescing to using the same talking points to attack Medicare for All. We must make sure that they all know that they will pay the price for hurting Americans with their stance.
I took a contrarian view on the billionaires who paid off the debt of the Morehouse College class of 2019 and the one who helped pay the New York University Medical school students and here is why.
Ronald Reagan made Donald Trump possible. He functionally made a sect of the American population develop the ability to disregard math even as all signals proved he was knowingly lying about voodoo-economics.
Democrats and many Progressives bend themselves into knots trying to find a way to project their values to line up with some mythical center and in the process hypocritically screw most of us.
I think it is well-meaning insanity by some but an outright calculation by the Plutocracy to manufacture a near clear path for Joe Biden and it must be resisted.
Elizabeth Warren is going bold as centrists like Klobuchar risk ensuring Americans see no reason to change to an economic path of timidity. Trump is at least giving the semblance of fighting for the middle-class & poor.
It easy to throw ones arm up in the air and completely give up on engaging the Right because we perceive them as irrational. Consider another reason for said perception.