Teachers Unions Call for Police Reform But Refuse to Look in the Mirror

This week, in the wake of the murder of George Floyd and subsequent outcry over police brutality, the National Education Association and...

Nothing Stops Mothers Against Senseless Killings from Helping Kids Learn—Not Even COVID-19.

One year ago, Mothers Against Senseless Killings was telling Block Club Chicago about their plans to open a community school on the corner of...

At a Loss for Words, Knowing I Need to Speak

I’m at a complete loss for words, yet I feel a strong need to speak out.  I know I...

American Society Is Rigged But Not in the Way Tucker Carlson Imagines

Just when it seemed like 2020 couldn’t get any worse, a horrific video of the killing of a handcuffed and helpless Minnesota...

I choose to be numb.

Five years ago you’d find me at every protest, donned in protest gear and equipped with signs, screaming and chanting about the...

If You Aren’t For Black Freedom, Then You Ain’t Presidential

Last Friday morning, #YouAintBlack was trending on Twitter. Why? Because, during an interview with Charlamagne tha God from The Breakfast Club, Joe Biden...