Taking notes 62: America is a death-driven state

by Sanjay Perera
In an age of attention deficit disorders, selfies, and a generation of youth brought up through incarceration: how likely are Americans to take a united stand against gun violence? Continue reading Taking notes 62: America is a death-driven state

Taking notes 57: Liberal commentators who are apologists for Trump’s racism

by Henry A. Giroux
Trump’s business practices that some admire are representative of neoliberal capitalism: which has produced human misery, political corruption and inequality throughout the world. Continue reading Taking notes 57: Liberal commentators who are apologists for Trump’s racism

Taking notes 51: Dark waters: Katrina and the politics of disposability

by Henry A. Giroux Hurricane Katrina does more than evoke a critical understanding of institutional racism and the politics of racial disposability[1]; it also elicits new and more dangerous justifications for racist policies. For instance, the neoliberal shill Malcolm Gladwell … Continue reading Taking notes 51: Dark waters: Katrina and the politics of disposability