With last week’s appointment announcements, Trump is following through on his platform of hate. And backtracking on his promise to help the middle- and working classes.
It's a privilege to name our kids what we like—one that can strip them of others in a culture that values Whiteness above all else.
Eric Garner is just the latest casualty. This writer, a black upper-middle-class woman, has been stalked by law enforcement since she was a little girl. You can probably guess why.
We hold them up as cautionary tales for sexually active girls. And do nothing for young moms struggling to survive, let alone succeed.