Protestor poet Andrew McFadyen-Ketchum on the streets of the Baltimore Uprising
White anti-government protesters armed with guns take to the streets, yet no one calls the National Guard, no curfew invoked and no media frenzy.
No matter the point made by any talking head the conversation must always come back to #BlackLivesMatter.
Some attendees at #PhillyIsBaltimore expressed concern about policing tactics, while others advocated for the government’s downfall.
In the wake of Baltimore’s riots, Raoul Wieland explores the nature and implications of violence and the social disconnection that inflames it.
Patrick DeCarlo examines the rationale behind stopping traffic, blocking bridges, and ruining your commute.
How Do We Discuss Passionately Held Beliefs with People Who Hold Conflicting Beliefs with Equal Passion?
“If we hold our beliefs so passionately, with such certainty that we are right and with such absence of “doubt”, how can we ever hope to enlighten and change the minds of those with opposing views?”