A Wild Ride Gets Wilder… and #BlackLivesMatter
While the press drools over Trump gossip, serious battles go unnoticed
The flimsiness of this lie was clear to anyone who saw photos of the youth at either walkout, and Walsh was ultimately forced to dial back his remarks to avoid looking too condescending toward the youth of our city. But his administration’s instinctive denial of the organic nature of protests goes beyond these walkouts.
Walk around these white areas and look for a #BlackLivesMatter or a #JusticeforTamir sign. You will see few—and those mainly outside some progressive houses of worship.
"How do we build here, in the city, and what are your ideas around that?”
“The truth is damning enough.”
On the conservative Internets, there’s no such thing as racism ...
Why we should stand with those who stand on the highways.
On privileged lawmen editorializing protest news
And suggested alternative scapegoats, like Tom Cruise.