Notes on the state of history

Martin Niemöller’s poem is recited in times of strife to remind us about our collective responsibility to stand up to hatred. First they came for the Socialists, and I did not speak out Because I was not a Socialist. Then they came for the Trade Unionists, and I did not speak out— Because I was … Continue reading Notes on the state of history

Lessons from The Donald’s Twittersphere

Full disclaimer: I know this article will only be read by those on the ‘liberal left’. The way we filter through, digest and distribute news today is inherently personalized and politicized. My followers - and those people I follow - largely come from a specific demographic segment who spends too much time on the Internet. … Continue reading Lessons from The Donald’s Twittersphere