We’re All in This Together: Ending Patriarchy

Lupita Nyong’o on Twitter at the Women’s March, Los Angeles, Jan. 2018 “Are you now or have you ever been a sexual harasser?” That wasn’t exactly the question asked of 615 men in a December 2017 New York Times poll, but it might as well have been. The poll inquired about behaviors ranging from off-color… Continue reading We’re All in This Together: Ending Patriarchy

Big New Idea for the Left, by Sarah Miller

The political left in the US desperately needs a Big New Idea, a policy prescription that will grab the imagination of both the base and lower-income voters of all colors, genders and creeds.  Electoral victory for any legitimate left-wing movement necessarily depends on this. A good candidate is a basic minimum income for all citizens,… Continue reading Big New Idea for the Left, by Sarah Miller

What’s Missing in the United Flight 3411 Story

  A bloodied face, a broken nose, concussion, two knocked-out teeth, and sinus problems that may require reconstructive surgery. These were the injuries sustained by Dr. David Dao, a 69-year old Vietnamese doctor after he was beaten and then dragged off a United plane by airport police using all the finesse of 1940s storm troopers.… Continue reading What’s Missing in the United Flight 3411 Story