Being a Good Ally Means Not Expecting a Reward

What does it mean to be a white ally for racial justice? Is it sharing a Jordan Edwards hashtag on twitter? Publicly decrying a lack of justice every time a black man is murdered by the police? Sharing every NowThis or BuzzFeed video about the power of representation? Well, sort of. I won’t denounce social … Continue reading Being a Good Ally Means Not Expecting a Reward

Dissecting Richard Spencer and the Alt-Right Movement

I watched all 32 minutes of Richard Spencer’s infamous NPI speech on YouTube — a masochistic but necessary chore that gave me a fuller understanding of the man who got punched by an inauguration protester last Friday. I watched it because fighting the alt-right means understanding where they’re coming from so we know what thought processes to … Continue reading Dissecting Richard Spencer and the Alt-Right Movement