The Obama-era Clean Power Plan (CPP) was an industry-fueled attempt to present natural gas as the cleaner alternative to coal. So, why are major environmental organizations expressing outrage at its dismantling by the Trump administration? Instead of trying to restore the CPP, let us push for a Marshall Plan to build and deploy scalable, renewable power systems.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement has become a political repression agency seeking to chill free expression and silence immigrant advocates by using its powers to intimidate and deport those who speak out.
In the #MeToo moment, the policing of those who speak up about varying forms of sexual violence and harm persists: The good victim/bad victim and real victim/fake victim paradigms have not gone away; they have merely shifted.