From CNN: A school shooting not far from Columbine High School left one student dead and eight others injured on Tuesday, authorities said. Two suspects were apprehended after the shooting at the STEM School Highlands Ranch, which covers K-12, Douglas County Sheriff Tony Spurlock said. About 1,850 students attend the school, according to its website. […]Read More School Shooting: STEM School Highlands Ranch
From Right Wing Watch: …The international edition of The New York Times published an editorial cartoon that depicted Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as a seeing-eye dog, which many right-wing figures linked to the Chabad of Poway shooting in bad faith. (The Times has since apologized for publishing the cartoon.) Rep. Dan Crenshaw of Texas […]Read More Response: Conservatives preach about personal responsibility, but NEVER practice it
Oh Lord, another one. A blog post I wrote discussing, or rather debasing, scientific racism has caught the attention of a blogger who runs Dissenting Academia (DA). The premise, according to the homepage, is to center on “HBD-related topics”. ‘HBD’ stands for human biodiversity which is the “study” that human beings differ from one another […]Read More Race realism, human biodiversity, whatever you want to call it, it’s STILL racism.
Less than a few months ago, there was a story posted on the Guardian called “Me and My Vulva”. Basically, it’s an interview by Liv Little with photographer Laura Dodsworth and her 100 portraits of Vulvas. But one dude thought it was necessary to (in)correct the medical term. Paul Bullen tweeted that they’re not vulvas. […]Read More Pseudo-Intellectual Trolls: Ignorant Cyberbullies Masking as ‘Smart’ People
This blog post is especially for those who belong to certain demographics who benefit from the privileges they have that others don’t. And I know that using the word “privilege” will ruffle some feathers already. But I use that word to name the kind of advantages they have based on physical makeup. class placement, religious […]Read More Opinion: Fear – That’s what it all comes down to: UPDATE
From AP News: Director John Singleton, who made one of Hollywood’s most memorable debuts with the Oscar-nominated “Boyz N the Hood” and continued over the following decades to probe the lives of black communities in his native Los Angeles and beyond, has died. He was 51. Singleton’s family said Monday that he died in Los […]Read More Director John Singleton Has Died
From the LA Times: A gunman armed with a semiautomatic rifle walked into a suburban San Diego County synagogue and opened fire on the congregation Saturday, killing one person and injuring three in an attack that authorities believe was motivated by hate. A 19-year-old was arrested in connection with the shooting, authorities said. The gunman entered […]Read More Another Synagogue Shooting, This Time It’s In California