“Everything Wrong with the Parkland Students’ Manifesto”

The policy proposals put forth in the Parkland survivors’ manifesto are dangerous and will likely bring about more violence than they stop. These fear-based policies hyper-focus on and exaggerate mass shootings, a tiny subset of gun violence, at the expense of the mentally ill, people of color, and other marginalized groups. By failing to recognize … Continue reading “Everything Wrong with the Parkland Students’ Manifesto”

“On This Day in 1914, US Military Slaughtered Kids in Colorado and JD Rockefeller Had Media Cover It Up”

“We live in a system that espouses merit, equality, and a level playing field, but exalts those with wealth, power, and celebrity, however gained.” Derrick A. Bell, Ethical Ambition: Living a Life of Meaning and Worth “Man cannot be freed by the same injustice that enslaved it.” Pierce Brown, Red Rising The Ludlow massacre is … Continue reading “On This Day in 1914, US Military Slaughtered Kids in Colorado and JD Rockefeller Had Media Cover It Up”