“What’s your stance on birth control?”

That question was posed to me last night via Twitter from one of my followers. It was in reference to me railing against the GOP presidential candidates during Wednesday’s CNN debate in the no brown people wanted state of Arizona. At first, I thought the question was rhetorical; that this follower, who is actually a college […]

Gingrich’s comments promote mammy-ism


Newt Gingrich is known for putting his foot in his mouth, so it’s no surprise he’s come out on the side of child labor and criticizing poor children as a lot who have “no habits of working.” In an interview with ABC News’ Jake Tapper, who questioned the candidate on some Republicans who have concerns about […]

>Conservatives and the misunderstanding of Nazi Germany

>Two weeks ago I had the joy of visiting the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. I had the opportunity to see relics, photos and hear the stories of those who lived under–and survived–Nazi rule in Germany. The visit to the museum, which was bittersweet, opened my eyes to the extent in which […]