Today saw another massacre, this time in a school in Florida. 17 dead, so far. One 19-year-old with an AR-15, the “civilian version of a military assault rifle.” Why is there a civilian version of a military assault rifle?
The Post takes us back to the courage of Daniel Ellsberg and the testing of Katherine Graham and the perfidy of presidents as revealed in the Pentagon Papers. i loved the movie last night, but today I’m thinking harder about what it means.
I do not like writing about Trump. I fear that writing about him only strengthens him by giving him more of the attention he craves and thrives on. Nonetheless, this year is already full of so much new information about his racism, lies, and other bizarre behavior that I will record several reports here, to […]
CORRECTION 1/10 – DHS=Department of Homeland Security (see below) Giovanni Miranda was 32 years old when Salvadoran gangs murdered him in front of his family in the tiny room where they lived, behind the small auto body shop he owned. Miranda had lived for most of his life in the United States and was a […]
What do the Identity Evropa banner in St. Cloud, an anti-Islam protest in Texas, and a Russian Facebook account have in common? Each of them uses social media deceptively, in an attempt to increase hatred and division in American communities. Identity Evropa is the white nationalist group that marched in Charlotte this summer, with violence […]