Monthly Archives: January 2011

It’s not what you say, it’s how you say it.

Much has been said of the Tucson shooting, and I won’t go into the redundancies, but rather discuss the response from the right (and the left). Sure, there was the Huffpo publishing a defense from a former staff member of … Continue reading

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Symbolic changes to assuage White Guilt don’t fix race issues.

I don’t read fiction – for the most part- but nonetheless, I was appalled to read in the New York times that the new edition of “Adventures of Huckleberry Finn” will be edited, to appease the uncomfortable feelings of Alan Gribben, a professor of English … Continue reading

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