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A governmental failure from top to bottom

Road closure in Fort Worth, Texas, after the winter storm caused a pipe to break.
Road closure in Fort Worth, Texas, after the winter storm caused a pipe to break.
Fort Worth Texas on February 18, 2021. Photo: Ron Jenkins/Getty Images


Unprecedented snowstorms have left Texans without heat, water, and electricity for days

Icicles hang off the State Highway 195 sign on February 18, 2021 in Killeen, Texas. Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images


The rampant instability of our nation has caused some to face some cold, hard truths about their happiness

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Big hypocrite energy is still in our Congress. Make it stop.

Supporters wave to outgoing US President Donald Trump as he returns to Florida along the route leading to his Mar-a-Lago estate on January 20, 2021 in West Palm Beach, Florida. Photo: Michael Reaves/Getty Images


In a new book, Michelle Duster shares intimate details of her great-grannie, Ida B. Wells

Ida B. Wells. Photo by: Universal History Archive/UIG/Getty images


2021 ushers in a new year of whitewashing social justice

A woman holding up a sign reading “White privilege” with arrows pointing downward.
A woman holding up a sign reading “White privilege” with arrows pointing downward.
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White rage stems from Black empowerment — these terrorists feel like power was stolen from them

Pro-Trump extremists near the U.S Capitol on January 6, 2021 in Washington, D.C. Photo: NurPhoto/Getty Images


Yesterday’s terror at the U.S. Capitol was yet another example of whiteness’ thievery

Insurrectionists inside the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021, in Washington, DC. Photo: Roberto Schmidt/AFP/Getty Images


The MORE Act is a first step but we have a long way to go

Woman holds a sign during a rally that says “[Marijuana leaf] is safer than NYPD.”
Woman holds a sign during a rally that says “[Marijuana leaf] is safer than NYPD.”
Marijauna rally outside New York Governor’s office in Manhattan calling on Governor Andrew Cuomo, Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins, and Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie to enact the Marijuana Regulation and Taxation Act, known as the MRTA. Photo: Erik McGregor/LightRocket via Getty Images


Goodbye to four years of lies. Hello to four years of (hopefully) truth.

Trump exiting.
Trump exiting.
President Donald J. Trump departs after signing an executive order during an Operation Warp Speed Vaccine Summit in the South Court Auditorium on the White House complex on Tuesday, Dec 8, 2020. Photo: Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post via Getty Images

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