Monthly Archives: March 2016

Welcome, White Americans, to Your Future: This is What it Feels Like to be a Minority

Something Thomas Frank published in the Guardian this week rings true to my own overarching theory about what is truly behind the huge success of the Trump movement.  Yes Trump is a white racist who unashamedly appeals to other white … Continue reading

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Race, Religion, and the 2016 Presidential Election

This week Isabel Wilkerson the renowned historian, social scientist, journalist and Pulitzer Prize winning author, appeared on MSNBC  to discuss Bernie Sander’s comments about poverty, institutional racism, and the ghettoization of America.  After advising that we must be disabused of … Continue reading

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The Devil Demands His Due: the Faustian Nightmare that is Playing out in the Republican Party and in the Evangelical Church

2016 is obviously shaping up to be a year of seismic change in America’s political and religious landscapes.  The Republican Party, which was already buckling under the pressures and demands of the Tea Party and the religious right, and the … Continue reading

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