The Irony of Immigration and a Christian Nation

The Irony of Immigration and a Christian Nation

On August 21, the current administration announced two aggressive anti-immigrant initiatives for a “supposed” Christian nation. One was a new regulation that would, if not overturned, allow the government to imprison undocumented parents and their children indefinitely. It would also support the government’s initiative to hold children in even more wretched conditions than it does […]

White Nationalism Is the American Dream

White Nationalism Is the American Dream

White nationalism is on the rise in America. With his nationalist rhetoric and policies, President Trump has become part of this continuum, giving license to millions to express their white grievance in new ways and refusing to condemn or prosecute their violence in any meaningful way. If this makes America great “again,” white nationalism must […]

Make America Great…Again?

Make America Great…Again?

“Make America Great Again” is the slogan that put Donald John Trump into political office. However, from that time until now, Number 45 has cunningly avoided specifying when America was great, nor has he said what made it great. There is really no need for him to do so.  Not when his cynical dog-whistles recall […]