Author Archives: Eva Paterson

This Week in White Supremacy: Week 26

To be black in America is to never be able to have your presence be benign, and to always be in danger, of unease, humiliation or even arrest (or death by arrest) because of it. That’s what racism is, in a nutshell. –Joy Reid Why a statue of the ‘Father of Gynecology’ had to come […]
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EJS-produced video features “Jack McCoy” drawing the line on firing Rosenstein

Today, TrumpIsNotAboveTheLaw.org, a collaborative effort of dozens of organizations from across the political and ideological spectrum, released a video featuring Sam Waterston, the Academy Award nominated star of The Killing Fields and NBC’s Law & Order. The brainchild of Eva Paterson, the video was produced and directed by Valerie Stadler, written by Linda Burstyn and […]
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Special 25th Edition of This Week in White Supremacy

“White supremacy.”  We all thought that was a thing of the past, but as Trump and Trumpism have taken root in our political and social cultures, we see evidence that many of our fellow Americans feel that white people are superior to people of color intellectually and morally.  I am a fan of Twitter and […]
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This Week in White Supremacy: Week 24

What the Supreme Court doesn’t get about racism. New York Times A Sacramento hospital parted ways with a nurse after she wrote on Facebook that Stephon Clark — an unarmed black man who was shot dead by police — “deserved it.” @yourrightscamp White House: Stephon Clark shooting probe best left ‘to local authorities’. The Hill […]
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This Week in White Supremacy: Week 23

On Thursday of last week, on the second day of Spring, we learned that Trump was moving ever forward in his desire to be just like the dictators he so admires. He hired lawyers who are not adept at criminal legal defense but who can go on State TV AKA Fox News and peddle their […]
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