Who’s Running the Washington Post, Anyway?

Apparently, whoever has the most Twitter followers.

Two Years After George Floyd

Very little progress has been made towards racial justice.

Trump Pondered Mexico Missile Attack, Shooting BLM Protesters

The 45th President was a psychopath.

Tucker Carlson White Supremacist Messaging

The face of Fox News is not the bow-tied buffoon from his “Crossfire” days.

Ukraine War Ruining Biden’s Plans

Crises tend to be distracting.

Double Jeopardy in All But Name

Two notorious cases indicate a policy shift on federal prosecutions of cases already tried in lower courts.

Justice for Ahmaud Arbery

A just verdict—but just a verdict.

Democrats Have Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Running against Trump didn’t work this year.

Evangelical Politics in the Time of Polarization and Covid

A piece in The Atlantic inspires thoughts.

ESPN, Jock Culture, and Jon Gruden

Is the Worldwide Leader responsible oblivious to bigotry?

Timeline Ripped Out of Arkansas Yearbook

When “the news” isn’t just “the news.”

The State of America’s Political Parties

One party is divided on how to govern and the other is united in not governing.

Naomi Osaka Quits French Open Rather than Face Reporters

A star player has opted out of a Grand Slam, citing “mental health.”

Police Perception and Race

A recent poll provides interesting insights.

Chauvin Juror Participated in BLM Protest, Lied About It

Getting an impartial jury in an internationally-famous case is next to impossible.

Defining ‘Extremism’ in the Military

It’s harder than a looks, especially given the limited size of the problem.

Chauvin Sentencing and Lesser-Includeds

No, he can’t get up to 75 years.

Judge Declares Waters’ Comments ‘Abhorrent’

They were “disrespectful to the rule of law.”

Maxine Waters Under Fire

The latest variant of the “No Justice, No Peace” threat is unhelpful.

Woke Street Journal?

An internal review is calling for America’s business paper to diversify its appeal.

‘Justice’ Difficult in Chauvin Trial

A criminal trial is a poor venue for solving society’s problems.

Omar Says Minneapolis ‘On Edge’ Over Chauvin Trial

Elected officials should not comment on ongoing legal proceedings.

Elite Private Schools, Race, and Fear of the Woke

Also some ironic positions on capitalism.

Why Was Capitol Security Inadequate?

A large, well-trained police force was unprepared for a foreseeable crisis.

Coming to Grips with Reality

In a sane world, Joe Biden’s election win would not have come as a surprise. Alas . . . .

Trump Fires Esper, Names Acting SECDEF

A lame duck President has fired his Secretary of Defense and replaced him in probably violation of the law.

Minority Rule

The problem is real.

Trump Bans ‘Critical Race Theory’ in Federal Training

As Election Day draws closer, the President is doubling down on stoking racial resentment.

Democrats Kick Off Virtual Convention

The official campaign to oust Donald Trump is off to a good start.

Sexism and Kamala Harris

Joe Biden’s running mate will be highly scrutinized. What’s fair game?

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Fox News is Leading Prime Time Network

Preying on the fears of old white people is good business.

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Trump’s Free Fall Over?

The President has hit rock bottom.

10-Term Congressman William Lacy Clay Ousted

Yet another incumbent has lost his primary contest.

Reporting on Portland

Framing matters.

Some Funerals Are More Equal than Others

The rules are different if you’re famous.

Cops Aren’t Soldiers

The similarities are obvious. The differences are more important.

Democrats Likely to Retake Senate

A hundred days out, a wave election is the best bet.

Cops Should Not Look Like Soldiers

Pentagon officials are speaking out about the militarization of police.

Non-Violent Protests

At what point does a demonstration become something else?

John Lewis Dead at 80

A civil rights legend has passed.

Washington NFL Team to Change Name

“Redskins” no more.

Protestors Getting Hit By Cars

A researcher has documented 66 separate incidents since May 27.

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Traffic Signals Not Racist

Sometimes, a cigar is just a cigar.

Gun Violence Spiking Across American Cities

A marked rise in shooting deaths is going largely unnoticed.

NFL to Play ‘Black National Anthem’ Before Games

“Lift Every Voice and Sing” will reportedly precede the “Star-Spangled Banner” in the opening week.

Mark Zuckerberg Loses $7 Billion

An ad boycott has the Facebook co-founder down to his last $82.3 billion.

Woodrow Wilson Disavowed by Princeton

An accomplished racist will no longer be honored by the university.

Biden’s Massive Lead

President Trump is behind 14 points in the latest NYT poll.

Amy Klobuchar Withdraws from Race She Wasn’t In

The Senator from Minnesota is no longer a candidate for Vice President.