VOICE isn’t about tracking crime. It’s about demonizing immigrants and creating a culture of fear that makes it easier to persecute them.
Comparisons between the US and other fascist regimes are natural, but in the US, this phenomenon will take on uniquely evangelical traits.
Handwringing over whether it’s acceptable to punch Nazis skips a larger conversation about the comparative efficacy of violent and nonviolent resistance.
Nazi ideology is woven deep into the ethos of the American ‘alt right.’
It’s time for white people to let go of the ego and accept their role in the structures that hold people of color back, and the Democratic Party is a great place to start.
War between Christianity and Islam is precisely what the US far right and ISIS want. The people have the option of refusing to give it to them.