Skewing Democracy White

With Kris Kobach, developer of "Crosscheck," as vice-chair of President Trump's Advisory Commission on Election Integrity, Robert Koehler warns that the real election tampering is much closer to home than Russia; it's embedded in Republican policy to suppress voter turnout in order to "skew democracy white."

Interdependence Day 2017

Lindsey Paris-Lopez will not celebrate Independence Day. Instead, she “will celebrate our interdependence, our need and responsibility for each other,” and “repent of the damage that individualism and American exceptionalism are causing at home and all over the world.” Happy Interdependence Day.

Uprooting the N-Word

Robert Koehler keys in on white America's desire to use the "n-word" in solidarity with African Americans in order to escape the psychological cage of being on the wrong side of history. But the word still wounds, and white people can't have it back. White Americans should instead focus on breaking the cage of systemic racism that looms over American society and culture to this day.