Sarah Jaffe for Truthout: Members of a response network that deploys nurses to disaster zones report from Houston.
Trump's cynical distortion of the anthem protests to feed his racist base gets us back to the real subject. This brouhaha, of course, is all about race.
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Levi LaChappelle is completing his PhD in Criminology, Law & Society at the University of California, Irvine. Follow him on Twitter: @LeviLaChappelle.