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The Denver Teachers Strike by the Numbers

The Denver Teachers Strike by the Numbers

With a tentative agreement in place following a marathon bargaining session and three days of striking, Denver educators returned to their classrooms today. The teacher strike makes Denver the latest city to see educators hitting the picket line as a wave of similar...

The Great Blackface Reckoning of 2019

The Great Blackface Reckoning of 2019

America, we need to talk. Not one, not two, but THREE elected officials in Virginia are knee-deep in blackface controversies at this very moment. Ralph Northam, the Democratic governor of the state denies that he appears in a now-viral image from his yearbook page of...

Democrats Must Do More Than Condemn Ralph Northam

Democrats Must Do More Than Condemn Ralph Northam

Now that photos have emerged of the Virginia Democratic governor’s medical school yearbook, which includes a healthy number of super racist pictures, I hope that Democrats and progressives around the country use this opportunity to realize that fighting racism isn’t...

Things You DON’T Say During Black History Month (Or Ever)

Things You DON’T Say During Black History Month (Or Ever)

Happy February! As many of you know, in the states this month is Black History Month. I am sharing a post that I do every February because with the world we live in, apparently, a lot of people need this reminder. So, here is a (shortened) list of things that I do not...

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