The intentional neglect and underfunding of US public housing has led to the deterioration of many housing developments. While some are being demolished, others are being converted to privately owned, mixed-income apartment complexes with only a small percentage reserved for low-income people. The opposite is true in Europe, where a groundswell of activity is underway to preserve existing social housing and create new units for those who need them.
The preference for light skin and light-skinned people worldwide is attributed to colonization and cultural imperialism. The Smiling Brown Project seeks to understand this phenomenon within Mexico and its majority Brown, heavily indigenous people, not strictly as an issue of color, but as a consequence of the "cultural genocide" in Mexico and the Americas in general.
With Donald Trump we have a nearly pure product of neoliberalism: An asocial, amoral capitalist whose entire being is focused on self-interest. We must do more than resist Trumpism; we must resist neoliberal capitalism with a vision for how democratic ownership of common goods can build a nurturing society.