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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