16 November 2012 ~ 11 Comments

What does “Comprehensive Immigration Reform” Mean?

There is a lot of talk for bringing back the dead “comprehensive immigration reform” now that President Obama has won re-election and slain the immigrant-hating tea-party dragon. Of course, the enthusiasm is amusing given the President’s own dismal immigration rights record — record-high deportations, presiding over the war on immigrants through massive expansion of Secure […]

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28 May 2011 ~ 0 Comments

It Gets Better: Sanctioning Routine Violence

Between the movement for marriage equality and the It Gets Better campaign, I’m just about ready to give up my membership in the LGBT community. But I checked, and it turns out that I don’t have a membership card. It’s not even about the smiling white faces inundating us with the message that all shall […]

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