‘Another FINE CNN employee’: Sally Kohn jumps the shark with violent AHCA Paul Ryan meme

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Wasn’t it Sally Kohn who just last week was calling for people to tone down the rhetoric? Guess she only meant people on the right. This. #resist #NoAHCA pic.twitter.com/UKvILpuMe9 — Sally Kohn (@sallykohn) June 27, 2017 Because posting something like this WON’T set off some other lunatic and inspire him to open fire on a […]


I Sought Solace In My Bookshelf

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Amidst protests against police brutality, Daniel José Older returns to a favorite novel and explores the misreading of rage. View this image › Justine Zwiebel / BuzzFeed Two weeks ago, marching through the streets with a thousand other people, our open hands raised to the nighttime skyscrapers, I thought of Oscar Wao. Across the country, […]


What This Innocent Man Experienced At The Hands Of A Cop And K9 Unit Is Disturbing

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In St. Paul, Minnesota, police have finally released a video of an unarmed black man who was beaten by officers and attacked by dogs from a K9 unit in June. His injuries included partially collapsed lungs, broken ribs, and a permanently disfigured leg. Police were responding to the scene of an argument where they believed […]


He Walked Up To A Cop With His Hands Up — What Happened Next Is So Important

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); Whether you’re a civilian or an officer, you should never have to be afraid to walk out your front door. Cases of glaring injustice have affected both civilian and police communities over the past few months, and one man is doing his part by reminding everyone of what’s really important. These […]


If Bears Attacked 1 In 5 People, You Wouldn’t Look The Other Way

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Before finishing their college degree, approximately one in five women will be subject to some level of sexual assault. The volume of violence against young women seems impossible to ignore — and yet, more often than not, that’s exactly what happens. But…what if it was a bear? What if a giant, hungry, angry bear was […]