I’m Tired, But I’m Not Finished: Are We Ready To Call It Racism Now? June 26, 2015
It seems we live in an American society that is hellbent on euthanizing black hope and injecting our despair and frustration with adrenaline. We abide in a country that counts our lives as cheap, and through brutal conditioning has
I Remember Mama: One Man And Boy’s Odyssey Through Abuse By Edward Rhymes
Data clearly and consistently show that mothers abuse their children more frequently than fathers. Yet we seem generally unconcerned about maternal abuse, often telling the male victims who have been hurt by their mothers to “suck it up” and “take it like a man.”
Woman As Aggressor: The Unspoken Truth Of Domestic Violence By Edward Rhymes
There’s something very important that we’re not talking about when we talk about domestic violence.
“Justifiable” White Violence And The History Of The Criminalization Of Blackness By Edward Rhymes
We must, all of us, insist that one life in this country doesn’t have more value than another.
Conspiracy Realists And The American Xenophobic Impulse By Edward Rhymes
I am a conspiracy realist. Certain conspiracies are real. History shows conspiracy theorists are right much more often than the mobs that hunted them.
How Corporations Monopolize Public Services On The Taxpayer’s Dime By Edward Rhymes
More and more, the free market is suspended for the contractors that never have to deal with the worry of competing bids.
Deficit Talk: Worrying About The Water Bill When The House Is On Fire By Edward Rhymes
Meanwhile, Republican deficit hawks would rather pour gasoline on the economic fire instead.