- Yes #CavsChampionship but I'm not asleep. LeBron stood up for #Trayvon & #EricGarner but why not Cleveland's #Tamir? https://t.co/ZfTUFZwSUN 6 hours ago
- ESPN says floor seat for #OKCvsGSW tonight resold for $29K. I love the NBA but the disgusting class and race divide is often so blatant 6 hours ago
- RT @onekade: Obama's ICE beats, tases, places in body bags South Asian migrants before deporting them theguardian.com/us-news/2016/m… 11 hours ago
- RT @DrJillStein: 90% of people killed in recent drone strikes weren't the target = beyond enough justification to ban using drones for assa… 11 hours ago
- Game 7 will go to the team that wants it more -- front row seats to the #CavsChampionship 11 hours ago
Author Archives: Pranav Jani
[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
In Half of a Yellow Sun by Adichie, a character writes that the post-1884 British colonizers of what became Nigeria preferred the North over the South because of the weather — but also because: “‘the Hausa-Fulani were narrow featured and … Continue reading