Native American Issues Just Aren’t Cool Enough

The Dakota Access Pipeline is fucked up. Period. The US government took Native American lands while they were sovereign, reissued them, and continues to abuse the them. It's...

Sarkozy and France’s Burkini Ban Obsession

Western society is uncomfortable with women's clothing standards. France is uncomfortable with Islam. The push for a burkini ban carries the weight of both issues,...

Barcelona: When Sports Genuinely Get Political

Camp Nou seats nearly 100,000. That makes it the largest soccer stadium in Europe, and the second largest in the world. FC Barcelona, current La...

I Don’t Know Who’s Running In My State Senate Race

Minnesota's Democratic-Farmer-Labor party (DFL) called me earlier this week. I was asked if I was voting for Dave-something and some other guy for seats...

Trump vs. Sanders Just Has To Happen

Trump vs. Sanders would be so American, wouldn't it? A radically liberal, Jewish senator threatening to give the nation a face lift squaring off against a real-life version of...

The US’s 2016 Election Isn’t THAT Strange

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || ).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4070728875700136", enable_page_level_ads: true }); As we freak out about a...

A Kanye 2020 Campaign Seems Reasonable

I went two months without exposing myself to television news. After Trump was elected, I figured my sanity and perspective would be in more positive...

Trump Has Inspired Civic Engagement

If Syrian refugees, police brutality, or the national deficit didn't pressure you to pay attention to the United States' 2016 presidential election, Donald Trump's...

Ted Cruz Gets Trumped

After another sad loss to Trump in Indiana's primary on Tuesday, Ted Cruz announced his campaign will fall back. Cruz's exit from the 2016 Republican...

Disney and Marvel Take A Stand

As of yesterday, anti-gay now means fuck the NFL, Disney and Marvel. Not that Governor Nathan Deal (pictured above) wants to say those things. But he...