Please report that the Mondawmin Mall where this confrontation with teens is happening also serve as a public transit hub for teens to use to get home after school. When the cops shut down public transit right before schools let out, it meant that all these kids would have no way home upon dismissal and be stuck at… »
To add to your point, this has been studied by sociological academics. America’s hatred of welfare is due to race. When the public face of the poor was white Appalachia, Americans were fine with it. When the face of America’s poor became urban blacks, America suddenly no longer like the idea of welfare. Again, this… »
Everyone on Twitter should follow African American History Fail, a worker at a historic plantation that tweets all the dumb shit white tourists say about slavery. “But some slave owners were good!” is a frequent topic. In fact, they just tweeted about such an incident today.
I want to talk about how crazy it is that the story of the person behind the trigger is automatically accepted as fact in police shootings. Doesn’t the perpetrator of all people have the most incentive to lie? »
Listen if you think Winston got away with rape, say that and write a story on it (your final paragraph makes it clear that’s what you’re really upset about). But making a generic college hookup into some big scandal about lying as a proxy is disingenuous. »
Numerous scientists have compared the left’s refusal to accept GMOs as safe to the right’s refusal to accept climate change as real. That’s what changed my opinion on the issue. »
Legacy admissions is affirmative action for white people. The legacies were started at a time when non-whites and non-Christians couldn’t gain admittance. It’s time we start stating it this way. »
America’s love of symbolism in place of meaningful, substantive actions is embarrassingly idiotic. »
Why blame them and not the Vine comedians that clearly wrote this sketch and solicited their participation? »
I’m supposed to be sad because she has Aryan features? Black teens are tried as adults literally everyday. Why is this news?
American views on animals are past weird and juxtaposing them against American views about non-whites tells you all that you need to know about American society.
If we’re including Wild Horses, it should be The Sundays’ superior cover rather than the one from the Stones.
I love her voice. She made Boiling so beautiful. And her duet with MNEK on Rudimental’s album is superb as well. »
So Ex Machina. I saw a screening on Tuesday. Go see it. ASAP. It even has a feminist undercurrent. »
But has everyone forgotten that Joe Arpaio is anti-immigrant and has been court ordered to rectify his department’s racial profiling issues? »
So what the VA is a mess? Congress is trying to scuttle a deal with Iran so that we can have another war. And everyone knows supporting war is how you support troops. Not good care for them here at home. »
Nothing to say on this but bra. vo. I've been making this same point for a while now. You can't be on the sidelines on this. You're for it or against. There is no neutrality. And silence is a yes vote. »