Darren Wilson Support Movement Grows

As Ferguson, Missouri streets filled with community members protesting the death of Michael Brown, others began to rally around the officer who killed him. Darren Wilson shot and killed Michael Brown on August 9th, sparking allegations of racial profiling and…

Why Obama can’t go there

It’s a paradox of Barack Obama’s presidency: The first African-American to run the country finds himself in the tensest racial confrontation of his tenure, but is constrained from addressing the nation’s original sin in anything but the loftiest,…

Rick Perry Wins

The drunk in charge of the Travis County District Attorney’s Office wants to settle a political grudge with a criminal indictment. It is sad that this has gone so far. It is sad that Rick Perry had to…

It Isn’t Just Ferguson

Yet another young black man killed. Another grief-stricken family, another outraged community. We’ve seen this before, and we can be confident we’ll see it again. What’s going on? I never heard of Ferguson, Missouri before, and only know what I…