Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today.
- The Legal Murder Of Tamir Rice
It should be increasingly clear that the police officer who killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice will not be tried; and should he be tried, he will not be convicted. The successful prosecution of a police officer for murder almost never happens. It probably won’t happen in the killing of Rice.
- Christopher Columbus Was a Sadist – There Shouldn't Be a Holiday in His Name
Stop celebrating Columbus Day and start celebrating the native cultures his arrival in the Americas began the process of displacing.
- Why Today’s GOP Crackup Is the Final Unraveling of Nixon’s ‘Southern Strategy’
Tea Party rebels are exposing the deep rifts between country-club elites and social-issue hard-liners.
- The Police Killing of Pre-Teen Tamir Rice Wasn't Reasonable, It Was a Heartless Murder Backed By Lies
Here are seven reasons why Officer Timothy Loehmann should be fired immediately and charged with his murder.
- The Conservative Definition of 'Family Values' Is B.S.
Two advocates launch an initiative to push back against nuclear family privilege.
- The New Battleground for Same-Sex Couples Is Equal Rights for Their Kids
When the Supreme Court invalidated same-sex marriage bans in June, the Justices acknowledged they had the kids in mind.