The Twerking Senator

By Matthew Thomas Published: July 15, 2022 Noon EST (2 minute read) A few months ago, African American Senate candidate Gary Chambers Jr. aired a campaign video which showed him smoking weed – it promptly went viral on Twitter. He used the video to outline the irregularities in arrests in his home state of Louisiana, […]

Identity Politics and the SCOTUS

By Olivia Murray Published: April 5, 2022 Noon EST (3 minute read) Just the other day, Politico tweeted out, “Ketanji Brown Jackson will likely be confirmed as the first Black Supreme Court justice by the end of this week.” The “news” bureau acknowledged their blunder, as she would actually be the third black justice to […]