Wednesday, 23 August 2017 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG
  • 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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Liz Green

Liz Green

Liz Green is a writer of many genres, a performer, and a community college professor in the San Francisco Bay Area. She is a graduate of Vassar and Mills, and has been a Lambda Literary Foundation Emerging Voices Fellow as well as a Tin House Workshop Resident and poetry slam champion.

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Liz Green

Liz Green

Liz Green is a writer of many genres, a performer, and a community college professor in the San Francisco Bay Area. She is a graduate of Vassar and Mills, and has been a Lambda Literary Foundation Emerging Voices Fellow as well as a Tin House Workshop Resident and poetry slam champion.

Other articles by this author