Shame and apology is not enough in confronting our country’s virulent racism. … More ‘The Christchurch Shootings Should Implicate All White Australians’ for Slate
The alleged Christchurch shooter is a product of the dog whistles and overt bigotry in the political mainstream. … More ‘The New Zealand Shooter Is a Product of Australia’s Entrenched Anti-Immigrant Racism’ for Slate
The documentary is a story of abuse. For Wade Robson and his family, it’s also a story of otherness. … More ‘Leaving Neverland Shows How Michael Jackson Exploited Immigrant Vulnerability ’ for Slate
Like 99 percent of users, I wasn’t wearing a helmet. … More ‘I Almost Died Riding an E-Scooter’ for Slate
The new Michael Jackson reckoning ought to serve as a lesson against blind faith — and wilful blindness. … More ‘The cardinal and the king’ for Crikey
Ranked-choice voting has been used in very few places in the US, but the system is surprisingly common and drama-free in other parts of the world.
… More ‘The somewhat absurd controversy over Maine’s ranked choice voting system, explained’ for Vox
Bush’s legacy, like that of William Horton, will always be tarred by the Willie Horton attack ad that elected him. … More ‘George H.W. Bush’s “Willie Horton” ad will always be the reference point for dog-whistle racism’ for Vox