Trump, Smollett, and the Decay of American Justice

I always thought I had a good grasp on the idea of justice. I knew for instance that it had different meanings from legal, moral, and social perspectives. I knew there were philosophies of justice (distributive, procedural, etc.) which combined with those perspectives...
My Introduction to the Angry Conservative

My Introduction to the Angry Conservative

I was ready to argue politics, but unprepared to go to war over race. I’ve written a few pieces over the last two weeks regarding interactions with conservatives through my writing. I was hoping for engagement and I am definitely getting it whether I like it or not....
Dear Conservative,

Dear Conservative,

I originally published this in November of last year, but decided to edit and re-post it for two reasons. First, I have greatly increased my readership since then and am hoping the message will find a much larger audience then it did the first time. Second, through...
Trumpolitics

Trumpolitics

How Trump Uses Entrepreneurship for Political Profit For many Americans, the only thing more baffling than the President’s behavior is the blind loyalty of his core supporters. The president has consistently used exaggeration, hyperbole, and flat-out lying to cause...

The Real Reason Americans Hate Politicians

Newsflash! Americans really dislike politicians. In fact, I would argue that if you offered every American a lineup that included Donald Trump, Nancy Pelosi, Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, and Ted Cruz 90% of us would use the word hatred at some point. According to...