Race & Inequality in America: The Kerner Commission at 50 Conference

This is a conference organized by the UC Berkeley’s Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society. EJS is proud to help spread the word about this event.   More than 30 high-profile figures, including President Obama’s housing secretary, a former US senator, and the mayor of New Orleans, are set to participate in a major, […]
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This Week in White Supremacy: Week 18

From the Washington Post: Top U.S. officials tell the world to ignore Trump’s tweets “One (foreign) diplomat, speaking on the condition of anonymity to avoid provoking Trump, asked whether policymakers like McMaster who adhere largely to traditional U.S. foreign policy positions were falling into the same trap as Germany’s elite during Hitler’s rise, when they […]
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Trumpism and ‘The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo’

Katy Tur was on MSNBC last week talking about the fact that many people in the White House knew that a wife batterer was in their midst in a position of authority.  Many in the White House stayed silent.  We have all read tales of Donald J. Trump’s misogyny. “Grab them by the ……”  In […]
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This Week in White Supremacy: Week 17

These are difficult times. Our government has run amuck.  It is clear that Trump, et al., are beholden to the Russians and have no compunctions about avoiding the imposition of sanctions. In addition, the Trump appointed heads of the various intelligence agencies in our government testified that Trump has taken NO ACTIONS to protect the […]
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Our 2018 elections are still vulnerable

We’re seeing lots of headlines on election cybersecurity this week after Rex Tillerson, CIA Director Mike Pompeo, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats, and this morning, former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper continued to raise the alarm about the vulnerability of the 2018 elections to outside influence and hacking. Unfortunately when it comes to […]
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