I am not a lawyer. I am not a logician. I am not a philosopher. (Well I might be a standup philosopher) So I have no idea if what I’m about to say stands to any kind of intellectual rigor. But that’s never stopped me before! I post a daily protest post – an open […]Read More It Takes A Racist Village
I know. I know. You can’t believe that correlation (causation if you ask me) is real.. From the article: “All told, the analyses were “unequivocal that racial resentment is reliably the largest and most precise predictor of attitudes toward immigration,” Miller found. As the chart above shows, “racial resentment has the largest magnitude effect” on […]Read More Racism Is The Main Cause Of Anti-Immigrant sentiment…OMG!
My immigrant journey began in September of 1978 in Miami, Florida. I was a four-year-old toddler tagging along, blissfully unaware of the nature of the trip with my entire immediate family and two grandmothers. My parents applied for political asylum we all started the political refugee process, our first step towards becoming full-fledged American citizens. This series of […]Read More 1st Generation American: Part 1 In an Ongoing Series: ESL
I wrote this post but i didn’t feel good about it so I sent it to one of my oldest and most reasonable friends (let’s just call him Christian Laettner – no resemblance to any real person is unintentional – and I’ll refer to him as Wally going forward – my buddy BLEEDS Duke Blue. […]Read More You’ve Got a (refugee) Friend in Me