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  • In Phoenix, Trump Says "Love" but Spews Racism

    Trump takes advantage of a popular misconception about racism -- that it is something held in the heart. In reality it is a system of oppression that promotes power and privilege.

  • Why Robert E. Lee's Character Is Irrelevant

    Regardless of the nuances of Robert E. Lee's behavior and historical context, his statues represent white supremacy, and that's why they must be taken down. Ultimately, Lee's legacy is the defense of enslavement.

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Simon Davis-Cohen

Simon Davis-Cohen

Simon Davis-Cohen is writing a book about local self-determination in the US. He can be contacted at [email protected] and followed on Twitter at @SimonDavisCohen.

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Simon Davis-Cohen

Simon Davis-Cohen

Simon Davis-Cohen is writing a book about local self-determination in the US. He can be contacted at [email protected] and followed on Twitter at @SimonDavisCohen.

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