Americans Are Angry and Afraid

Americans Are Angry and Afraid

Fear, anger, ignorance, and conspiracy theory dominates the news and social media in the United States. This leaves Americans floundering to figure out facts versus fiction. Current events began to spiral downward when the COVID-19 pandemic reached American shores in January 2020. Stay-at-home orders were issued, businesses closed, schools closed, unemployment reached greater-than-depression-era levels, and […]

Is It Time to Change the National Anthem?

Is It Time to Change the National Anthem?

America is in an era where problematic iconographies such as Aunt Jemima and Uncle Ben are being revised. Protesters in San Francisco pushed over a statue of Francis Scott Key. The composer of the national anthem was a known slaveholder. Additionally, Key once said African-Americans were “a distinct and inferior race of people, which all […]

NASCAR Wants to End Racism in Racing After Finding Noose in Bubba Wallace’s Team Stall

NASCAR Wants to End Racism in Racing After Finding Noose in Bubba Wallace’s Team Stall

NASCAR released a statement on Sunday, June 21, 2020, about the noose that was discovered in the garage stall of Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr. and the No. 43 Richard Petty Motorsports team. The statement reads: Late this afternoon, NASCAR was made aware that a noose was found in the garage stall of the 43 team. […]

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