Don’t Be a White “Ally”

Social justice isn't about your identity, and you don't have to label yourself to fight for equality.

Racism Didn’t Elect Donald Trump. White Fragility Did.

The Deplorables might be more visible, but the majority of white Trump voters don’t think they have a problem with race.

Dear White People, Your Safety Pins are Embarassing

Wearing a safety pin is a really great way to show off your white privilege and make yourself feel better while doing little to nothing for the people who have actually been hurt by Trump.

How to Easily be a White Ally to Marginalized Communities

Leave your safety pins at home, and take action that will actually help the people and communities hurt by Trump.

Well, THAT was horrible. Now what do we do?

1. We protect our mental health This has to be the immediate priority. The traumatic shock of this result is already being compared to the 9/11 attacks, and we need to take care of ourselves and...

This Thomas Jefferson Bio for Kids Seems to Be Missing Something

A friend and former coworker shared these photos on Facebook. Her daughter picked up a book from the school library about Thomas Jefferson--specifically it's "Thomas Jefferson" by author Doraine Bennett, published in 2012 by...

America’s Opiate Epidemic is Our Worst Ever, Unnoticed

More than a quarter-million Americans have overdosed, the worst drug epidemic in American history, and yet many of us don't even know it's happening.

It’s Time for the Republican Party to Abandon its Racist Base

The only way for the GOP to regain legitimacy is to ditch the racist voters who have sustained it since the 1960s.

New York City’s Naked Hillary Statue is a Misogynist Political Cartoon

An apparent response to August's "Naked Trump" statue, Naked Hillary makes a powerful statement more about Hillary's critics than about the candidate herself.