Yesterday, a Confederate monument in Gainesville was taken down. One in North Carolina was pulled down by anti-racist protesters. And, a monument in Baltimore was covered in red paint. But in Pennsylvania, a northern and unabashedly Union state during the Civil War, there are thirty-one Confederate monuments at Gettysburg. They need to come down too. … [Read more…]
Daniel Bein’s latest wake-up call for those folks still clinging to yesterday. Check out his earlier take-down of the men’s rights crew here.
Murders in historically Black churches and long processions of entire communities coming to pay their last respects – I thought this was a subject matter left to grainy old news footage and Spike Lee documentaries. And yet, after spending much of this week at the state house attending rallies and the senate session, it now … [Read more…]