2017: Year of the White Woman

2017 was supposed to be the year that the United States inaugurated its first female president. Instead, on January 20, a serial sexual assaulter who lost the popular vote was sworn into the highest office in the nation. Just a…

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Trump, Law & Order, and Record High Incarceration

Trump and U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions have done little to implement specific criminal justice policy, but their threats to undo Obama’s reforms are jarring. What we are seeing from the Trump administration is not surprising, many Republican presidents have…

Fake news isn’t the problem.

Recently, The New York Times┬áhas sparked a fierce debate amongst journalists and readers by hiring rape apologist, climate change denier, racist, and Islamophobe Bret Stephens, supposedly in order to bring a conservative voice to the Times‘ (already right-leaning) op-ed page.…