— C. Shaw at Voces de Tierra. DEPRESSION IS NOT A DISEASE BUT AN INDICATION THAT HUMAN CONSCIOUSNESS NEEDS TO CHANGE
— Monica Potts at NPR. What Policing Looks Like To A Former Investigator Of Misconduct
— Quinn Norton in The Message at Medium. While you are all briefly worried about black men getting shot by police
— Ta-Nehisi Coates in The Atlantic. Black People Are Not Ignoring ‘Black On Black’ Crime: The politics of changing the subject
"It’s extremely painful," a prominent tear gas researcher says. "Your face starts burning very quickly and your eyes you start tearing. The eyelids shut and you can’t do much."
Richard Kreitner in The Nation. ’Lincoln,’ Thaddeus Stevens and Why American Politics Still Needs Radicals
Both Lincoln and The Nation’s 1860s editors underestimated radicals’ contributions to abolitionism.
— Tom Sullivan at Hullabaloo. Confederate States of mind
— Doug Muder at The Weekly Sift. Not a Tea Party, a Confederate Party
— Stephen Budiansky in The Washington Post. The Kids Play Great. But That Music …
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