Monthly Archives: November 2016

Privilege, Empathy, and The Dishonest Vote for Trump

I’ve been thinking a lot about privilege in the aftermath of an election nightmare that ¬†resulted in president-elect Trump. I’ve been thinking about empathy as well, but let’s start this discussion with privilege. Privilege is defined as “a special right, … Continue reading

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The Ignorance of Colin Kaepernick

For quite a few months, I’ve been one of the Colin Kaepernick’s strongest supporters. But that support immediately dried up when¬†he didn’t vote in the general election for President. This tweet was once pinned to my Twitter profile. Though the … Continue reading

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Not my President, not my America

I repeat, Donald Trump is not my President. And I don’t know which ‘America’ voted for him on Election Day, but it was NOT my America. I say this not for the sake of hyperbole, nor dramatics. And it’s not … Continue reading

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