Tag Archives: The Other

This is what it looks like when we give in to our darker angels

I'm not a woman but I believe in equal pay. I'm not an LGBTQ but I believe in equal marriage rights. I'm not an Immigrant, but I believe that DREAMers… Read more »

“Evangelicalism has ceased to be a faith perspective…and has become a political movement”

Christianity has died in the hands of Evangelicals. Evangelicalism ceased being a religious faith tradition following Jesus’ teachings concerning justice for the betterment of humanity when it made a Faustian… Read more »

“It seems my Christian cross really offends them!”

To anyone surprised at Trump retweeting the British far-right group Britain First: One of his campaign slogans was literally America First, a phrase used by American Nazi sympathizers during WWII… Read more »

“I love the poorly educated,” said no effective and inspired leader ever

If you’re a liberal or progressive who’s been obsessively consuming Trumpocalypse post-mortems for the past nine months, you know that voters (fewer than half of them!) voted for Trump for… Read more »

Papa John’s: The official bad pizza of the alt-Right

Papa John’s founder and CEO John Schnatter got cheesed off about the NFL kneeling controversy on a conference call with investors on Wednesday, and by Thursday his product was being… Read more »

“We are here because the United States was open and tolerant enough to let us in”

Lost in the Sturm und Drang over the executive order issued by America’s First Monarch © is the truth that most Americans strongly oppose such tyranny. The majority of Americans… Read more »

“Christian refugees will get priority over other religions”

What’s the test? How can you believe anyone who says they are a Christian? Right wing nut jobs didn’t believe the Obamas were Christian. What’s the test? Trump doesn’t know… Read more »

“Talk to a Muslim”…and other exercises in fostering understanding

Today I stepped out of my comfort zone and stood out in a public space holding a box of donuts in front of signs that my husband Sebastian made. “Talk… Read more »

“I’m going to sit down before you throw a grenade at me”

A number of libraries across the U.S. say that they have seen an increased number of anti-Muslim acts of vandalism and hate speech in the wake of the election of… Read more »

Turns out honesty, integrity, and fair play aren’t qualities Americans value

In addition to winning the Electoral College in a landslide, I won the popular vote if you deduct the millions of people who voted illegally — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump)… Read more »