Free Black Mamas on Mother’s Day

Over the past several years, National Bail Out—a Black-led collective of organizers, lawyers, and activists, has worked to free Black mamas from jails across the…

An Abolitionist Response to Ahmaud Arbery + Sean Reed Murders

Two young Black men named Ahmaud Arbery (read about his case here) and Sean Reed (read about his case here) were murdered on February 23…

Where to Share Your Stimulus Check if You Don’t …

Despite what the corporations, politicians, and rich elite would have us believe, the coronavirus is not the “great equalizer,” but is instead exposing all of…

The Real Function of Police: Keep Order, Not Peace

Two weeks ago, I wrote about my penpal Lacino Hamilton and how he ended up in a Michigan correctional facility. For just over a year,…

Four Years with College Guild

One of my greatest joys in life is getting to volunteer with College Guild— a nonprofit organization that provides educational courses (for knowledge and learning,…

The Coronavirus is in My Pen Pal’s Prison

Over the past year, I’ve been corresponding with a man named Lacino Hamilton who’s in a Michigan prison. I found Lacino when I was reading…

Thank you Bernie, Again.

Back in the summer of 2016, I wrote this post to say thank you to Senator Bernie Sanders after he suspended his presidential campaign and…

Abortion is Essential Healthcare During A Pandemic

As if a fatal worldwide pandemic wasn’t enough to worry about, Texas Governor Greg Abbott (truly one of the worst people alive) issued an emergency…

We Have Always Needed Socialism

To the dismay of my dad (and his friend who bought me, my mom, and my sister a copy of Rand Paul’s The Case Against…