In the wake of the events in Ferguson, I think the above photograph is both interesting and very touching.
It's Tuesday, November 25th, 2014. Ferguson, Missouri is burning.
I live several states east of there, but I've sat up all night watching live streaming feeds of the rioting in Ferguson and St. ...
I'm reviewing the grand jury transcripts released last night, and they are simply amazing. Here's my favorite exchange so far to illustrate the deeply embedded biases that exist in our culture when ...
Several years ago, I received a crash course in privilege.
I took a taxi to the airport.
It was 3:30 in the morning on a Thursday in November. It was my first real job, and I was wearing a brand-...
Ask any football or basketball coach. It's a lot easier to win if you can write your own rules. Today the shrinking base of the Republican Party holds onto power by writing rules giving it a built-...
Standing in the rain outside a polling place today, touting my spouse/candidate for U.S. Congress– I struck up a conversation with a young guy doing the same for two other Democrats. His name is ...
A Tucson Pastor, Michael Petzer, who returned from Zambia in early September, was awakened by two Tucson police officers pounding on his door at 2 AM. They wanted to know if he had Ebola.
It turns ...
"Tomorrow they will be here. They will shave our heads. We will stand naked in front of them. They will humiliate us and in the end they will kill us. So I want to use my only freedom - to choose ...
Mark Schauer, working hard to rid us of the plague that is Rick Snyder.
If they come home broken, we need to fix them.
Running up to mid-term elections I really wanted to keep a laser focus on the horrible job Scott Walker has done as governor of Wisconsin. It is ...