The Fear Factor: The Big Lie of 2014

“We fear for our lives every day!”  “Every time we leave the house, we have to worry about getting killed by racist white cops!”  “Nothing but thugs with a badge!”  “No mother should have to worry about their child getting murdered by police on their way home from school.” FEAR fear ˈfir/ noun noun: fear;…

Going Native – A New Thanksgiving Tradition

“There have been periods where the folks who were already here suddenly say, ‘Well, I don’t want those folks,’ even though the only people who have the right to say that are some Native Americans.” – President Obama, November 25, 2014 Since my childhood, there has been a movement related to the shaming of white…