On confronting privilege

No one said confronting the establishment would be easy, painless and free of hurdles and attempts at erasures. While I’m aware of this, I’m still dismayed, disappointed and angered by the wall of privilege, denial and diversionary tactics I encounter whenever I confront a system set up to benefit straight, cisgendered white men. I recently had a conversation […]

>O’Reilly never fails to disappoint me

> http://cloudfront.mediamatters.org/static/flash/player.swf Here’s the ad he’s referring to: Exactly why does he care so much about an advertisement McDonald’s chooses to do in France? And, yes, O’Reilly, an ad like that could run in the U.S. Your network just wouldn’t play it, just like you all refused to play the advertisement calling for a more […]