What do the Alt-Right and ISIS have in common?

They are staffed, recruit and live off of disaffected young men.They share the FEELING of being disaffected.They share the FEELING of their world being changed without themThey share the FEELING of being owed something that they aren't gettingThey share the FEElING of hopelessnessThey share the FEELING of shame. for ISIL shame that Islam hasn't provided …

Ted Cruz, Hillary Clinton and The New Dark Age

craigcalcaterra: It’s an election year so there will be all kinds of absurd stories over the next several months which spin out of politicians’ compulsion to lie and reporters’ obligation to fact check. This morning I came across one involving Ted Cruz and Obamacare. The upshot: Cruz claimed to a crowd that he, an Ivy …

Because black people…

I believe that everything that is culturally significant in the United States is due to the African-American Experience. Black people in their quest to defy, express and represent life as an oppressed people keep giving to our culture.  The collective black experience if made into a single person would be the great American artist. Black …

Everyday…

Writing even once is hard, writing every day is even harder. Everyday that passes I give myself a hard time for not posting something, anything that I thought about. Over the years I have found that when I write, even a little, it makes me feel good. I always THINK about writing or at least …