- @jemelehill @cadenty18 Like Jefferson who opposed slavery but also integration and intermarriage because he considered Blacks inferior 7 hours ago
- RT @jasiri_x: Star-Spangled Bigotry: The Hidden Racist History of the National Anthem theroot.com/articles/histo… via @TheRoot 19 hours ago
- RT @harikondabolu: People like when football players bash their brains in, but not when they use their brains for critical thought. #Kaeper… 19 hours ago
- RT @EdgeofSports: So many of these sports radio guys are clearly aching to say that they despise Muhammad Ali. Just not socially acceptable… 19 hours ago
- RT @stevesalaita: Sportswriters when Muhammad Ali died: He was SO principled and courageous. Same sportswriters about Kaepernick: HE'S A… 19 hours ago
Author Archives: Pranav Jani
I’m honored to be speaking at the “Partitions and Empire” conference in September 2016 on “Ireland, Partition, and the Indian Revolutionary Imagination.” Empire and Partitions Poster 1
[Republished on March 17 at SocialistWorker.org as “Bernie’s Blind Spot.”] I attended the Bernie Sanders rally in my hometown, Columbus, Ohio, on Sunday March 13, just before the primaries. I was definitely moved by the event, but it also clarified for … Continue reading
In May 2004 I was an assistant professor at Wagner College in Staten Island, New York. In its deep wisdom, the administration invited Donald Trump to be the commencement speaker that summer, and awarded him an honorary degree… In a … Continue reading
The Jamhuriyat Road to Taksim Square: Shilpi Suneja.
Thanks to Keegan O’Brien for this powerful photo — which is part of a series: http://principlepictures.com/blog/2013/04/16/to-boston-from-kabul-with-love/ Blood has no national identification. Our capacity for empathy and solidarity is massive, and always must expand beyond the nationality of the victims.
This morning when I opened my inbox I got an excellent reminder of who teachers really are and what they/we do. The first line of the email to parents, written at 2am, says it all: ‘I want to let you … Continue reading