Breakfast at a Tulsa Waffle House and the trouble with standardized tests.
Mass shootings and the absurdity of arming teachers.
The lessons and limits of progressive nostalgia.
Jedeophobia and scientific illiteracy on the far right.
Nostalgia and mis-remembering as a national pastime.
Holding up a mirror to white pathology (and fragility).
Or, bearing false witness in the service of conservatism.
A friendly, only mildly snarky letter to a white conservative.
Christianity, anti-Semitism, and growing up Jewish in the Bible Belt.
“The problem with liberals…” is all the subject line of the email said.
Bustin myths and shattering stereotypes about welfare dependence.
Racial scapegoating, immigration, and the exploitation of a death in Iowa.
Speech is free, platforms are not, and no you are not entitled to be heard.
A critique of argumentative equality, intellectual relativism and Uncle Cooter.
Christian Fundamentalism and the psychopathy of the right-wing deity.
Possibly the only thing worse than racism is the pseudo-intellectual way in which some seek to justify it.