The frontal assault by right-wing forces upon all the progressive gains made in the last century is only just beginning.
According to a Military Times poll, 57 percent of troops of color report experiencing white supremacist behavior.
Instead of celebrating a false historical narrative of liberty and justice for all, we should be out in the streets.
I cannot celebrate a country that has systematically disenfranchised Black people and has written off disabled people.
How we can embrace the underlying spirit of the Declaration of Independence but also learn from its shortcomings.
The former slave imagined a better nation than this. Too many white people want to go backward, but there’s still hope.
On this day of national self-congratulation, I propose a project.