What My Soviet-Fearing Father Taught Me About Today’s Russian Threat

My father hated communists and Russia right up until the year before he died, 1999. He didn’t have a change … More

As a Parent, Resisting Trump Is No Fun: Today Was

Donald Trump and the GOP faced their first real loss today. They attempted to push through a bad bill and … More

To Oppose Trump, You Have to Show Up: Shares and Likes Aren’t Enough.

On November 8th, I got what Hillary Clinton’s campaign team promised would be the last email asking for support. I … More

The Next Time Someone Claims Victims of Sexual Assault or Harassment Are Lying, Show Them This

Twice this week I have seen somebody post on Facebook that most alleged victims of rape and sexual assault are … More

A Sexual Harassment Survivor Responds to Casey Affleck’s Oscar and President Trump

I’ve never thought Casey Affleck was a very good actor.  I didn’t see Manchester by the Sea, and I didn’t … More

I’m Not Afraid of Immigrants; I’m Afraid of Angry White Men

I scan the news, afraid of what I’ll miss if I turn away. I sift through the white-noise of Facebook. … More