Racism

New Year, Same World

On the last day of 2016, it was almost 6 in the evening in New York City, 3 pm in Los Angeles, and 11 pm in London. Helsinki and Cape Town had just finished ringing in the [...]

January 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Trump Folk Community

I like to read on the toilet. It’s a pretty common trait, I know, but it facilitates a time of introspection when the mind is completely unoccupied except for a biological [...]

January 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Refugee Scapegoat

When things start going awry in a country, it becomes all too easy to blame vulnerable populations, and it helps when these populations are shrouded in mystery (read: [...]

September 19, 2016 // 0 Comments

The Burkini Ban

Critics of Islam have long touted Western values in the face of feminine oppression and outright misogyny. Of course, many of these criticisms are hypocritical at best, [...]

August 29, 2016 // 2 Comments

Enough is Enough

It has been nearly two years since Ferguson, often remembered as the turning point of the Black Lives Matter movement, but things haven’t improved since then. In fact, [...]

July 11, 2016 // 2 Comments

#TakeItDown

A week ago, a white supremacist walked into a South Carolina church and murdered nine black churchgoers. In the wake of this hate-crime, there has been a lot of strong [...]

July 1, 2015 // 0 Comments