Esperanza Quintero: Whose neck shall I stand on to make me feel superior, and what will I have out of it? I don't want anything lower than I am. I am low enough already. I want to rise and to push ...
Laquan McDonald was shot 16 times by Chicago police
On October 20, 2014, something so egregious, so awful, so unjust took place on the streets of Chicago that the city, already in a deep deficit,
Eric Garner with his family
On September 1st, 2007, seven years before NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo would choke Eric Garner ...
Marxist theory holds that there are no heroic individuals in the art world. Even the most solitary practitioner depends on the people who manufacture their supplies, the understanding of the people ...
It wasn't that hard when I was a grunt. As long as my job was constructive, something that made the world suck less, a regular job was OK. I was a working class guy, the Man was the Man, and never ...
Tonight's piece is a co-production of NY Brit Expat and Geminijen. What we decided we wanted to do was to allow women to speak for themselves, so we reproduced some quotes from these women. We ...
Why do we do this? I can only speak for me, but I do it not only to foment revolution--a worldwide peaceful one of justice in the service of love brought about by direct and indirect action--but ...
Taraji P. Henson and Terrence Howard in Fox's 'Empire'
One of the big talked about issues with last night's telecast of the Oscars was diversity in the film industry, but it's one that also hangs ...
The polymathic neurologist, whose books, research, and clinical insights have helped countless people understand the deep and abiding mysteries of the human mind, announced the sad news in today's ...
"I can see that we're going to have a great deal of trouble capturing the conservative rural redneck Calvinist vote." Reilly, I.J., facetiously summarizing the failure of his address to the ...