Palestinian Lives Don’t Matter to Joe Biden
The White House has sent signal after signal that Israel can do whatever it likes.
Bari Weiss Mask Off
Weiss wrote that Israel's killing of children is an 'unavoidable burden.' Words fail.
Let’s Meet Some of Andrew Yang’s Cool New Friends!
America's worst people are loving his latest comments about Israel.
St. Vincent Thought She Could Treat Prisons Like a Game
A controversial interview mostly shows that the artist wants to treat prisons like a toy she can wheel out whenever it suits her.
The GOP Wants to Make Sure No Cop Is Ever Held Accountable Again
Republicans have correctly realized that large-scale protests work. Now they want to stop them happening again.
The Hollow Relief of the Derek Chauvin Verdict
This is an exception—a self-serving, deliberate one—to the rule.
Nancy Pelosi How Fucking Dare You
Pelosi had the worst possible reaction to the Derek Chauvin verdict. Words almost fail.
The System Is Still Broken
Don't let the Chauvin verdict convince you that things have changed.
If This Is What Fighting Asian Hate Means, I Don’t Want It
Daunte Wright's death is a reminder that we can't expect policing and surveillance to keep any of us safe.
You Can’t Reform This
Daunte Wright's killing shows that true justice will only come from abolition.
Derek Chauvin’s Odious Lawyer Has Some Goddamn Nerve
He actually managed to make the defense of a cop worse than usual.
The Right Never Gave a Shit About the Cops
The GOP freakout about the House metal detectors shows that.
The System Will Not Save Us
We should be careful about embracing the state's violent power, even after the Capitol siege.
Republicans Own This Forever
They don't get to take the high road here. They did this.
We’re Not Better Than This
So many people were unprepared for this moment because they still believed in the American myth.
They Give Us Crumbs so We Don’t Ask for More
A rotten system survives by doling out just enough "justice" to maintain itself.
What Are People Supposed to Do?
Why should they play by rules that the powerful continually ignore?
What ‘Law and Order’ Really Means
The message is coming from all sides: it's time to bring Black people into line.