Archive for July, 2003

God Responds to W: Chatting With the Almighty About Bush and Other Absurdities

Published on Counterpunch.org, 7/11/03 God has apparently been keeping busy. Between trying to soften the hearts of the hateful, sow peace and brotherhood throughout the world, and prevent production of a new episode of “The Bachelor,” the Almighty also finds time to speak with George W. Bush. As reported in the Israeli daily paper, Ha’aretz, [...]

No One is Innocent: Reflections on the Legacy of White Supremacy

Published on Tolerance.org, July 8, 2003 My head was spinning, as often happens when I’m discussing racism with someone whose view of America as a land of unbridled opportunity renders them incapable of critical thought. This was, you see, one of those times, as I found myself sitting across from an appropriately preppy young white [...]