What That Avalanche of Right-Wing Hate Produces

If you, like me, have been appalled at the increasingly-harsh, absolutist, violent and even sometimes apocalyptic tone of nonstop hatred coming from the right (too many examples to link), if you've wondered what kind of corrosive effect it is having on not just our discourse but on our people, wonder no more: Because when a 16 year-old white girl takes to Twitter to openly call for the...

Shawna Forde Guilty

I want to call this a win for the good guys, but in truth, it just leaves ashes in my mouth even though the only outcome which wouldn’t have been a travesty has apparently been achieved: Happy Valentines Day Brisenia. If your mother hasn’t told you yet, a Pima County jury found your killer, Minuteman Shawna Forde, guilty of the murder of you and your father as well as one count of attempted...