Following the protests leading from the death of George Floyd, a collection place for my thoughts.Read more "BLM"
Trump’s whispers are heard in the atmosphere, hovering over the populace like clouds that threaten destructive floods to come. Someone reports seeing a blue bird, which has by now become the omen that foretells an inauspicious day. Another blue bird is reported, then another. The people have learned to let the flying beasts come, lest […]Read more "The Ballad of Trump and McConnell"
Two decisions came out recently, one from the judiciary and another from a private business. I’ve taken an interest in both of these rulings simply because they were both released on the same day, as the result of happy coincidence, and because they coincide with a general confusion that grips present American society. Let’s unpack.Read more "Trump and Twitter and Kaepernick and the NFL and the First Amendment"