Is Facebook a liberal tool?

Some people seem to think so. Gizmodo ran a piece yesterday that quoted former Facebook employees who said they’d been instructed to give preference to progressive news — and deep six conservative news. This is in stark contrast to Facebook’s claims that their content is created strictly by algorithms. Facebook has denied the claim. And …

Examining racism beyond prejudice

This is an interesting conversation in the New York Times between George Yancy and Joe Feagin, a Texas A&M sociology professor who has studied racism in this country for four decades. For people who say they’ve evolved past prejudice, good on them. But that’s not nearly enough. Feagin says: Prejudice is much less than half …

Prayers for Sen. Lindsey Graham…

…who has committed the sin of bias. Having once worked in a pool room, Sen. Graham says: “Everything I learned about Iranians I learned working in the pool room,” he said. “I met a lot of liars, and I know Iranians are liars.” You can read more here but in the meantime,  please add him …