The Republic of T.

Black. Gay. Father. Vegetarian. Buddhist. Liberal.

March 16, 2015
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Digest for March 12th through March 16th

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about, for March 12th through March 16th: Editorial: Medicaid Expansion in Red States – Ideological gridlock is inflicting serious harm on … Continue reading

March 11, 2015
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Digest for March 9th through March 11th

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about, for March 9th through March 11th: Meet the Man Who Started the Viral Anti-Racism Hashtag: #NotJustSAE – Tweets reveal pervasive … Continue reading

March 9, 2015
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Digest for March 9th

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about, for March 9th from 12:52 to 12:59: A U.S. Citizen is 58 Times More Likely to be Killed by a … Continue reading

March 6, 2015
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50 Years Later: The Long March From Selma To Ferguson

50 Years Later: The Long March From Selma To Ferguson Fifty years after Selma, the Department of Justice Report on Ferguson reveals the same racism the Selma marchers stood against, and the same economic consequences. On Wednesday, nearly fifty years … Continue reading

March 4, 2015
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President’s Task Force Takes Baby Steps To Post-Ferguson Policing Reform

In August, 100 social justice leaders, Members of Congress, faith leaders, artists, and activists signed an open letter to President Obama, laying out seven action areas in the wake of the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri. This week, the President’s Task … Continue reading