Dear Kentucky GOP, Stop Using The Fear of Black People To Keep You In Office

Over the weekend, I watched an exchange with USA Today reporter Phillip Bailey and the Louisville GOP about an email sent by the Kentucky GOP titled, “Does Democrat Craig Greenberg Stand with Greg Fischer on Critical Race Theory?” This is a tried and true method of the Republican Party — use racism to scare people into voting for them, but I can guarantee, if you were to ask all the members of the Kentucky GOP to define critical race theory, they couldn’t answer the question. (These are the same people that question science during a pandemic. Reflect on that.)

It Is Time We Had A White History Month

[Editor’s Note: This column originally ran on the blog “Write Some Shit” on Feb. 1] Today marks the first day of Black History Month when many white people will start sharing their limited knowledge of Martin Luther King Jr., Malcolm... Read More ›