“Entering that Twitter comedy space was like I found a lot of people who were hilarious; I wanted to play with them and tell jokes the way they did and feel like I was part of this funny community of people.”
By ignoring the oppression experienced by black students with immigrant backgrounds, Cornell’s Black Students United has alienated African and Caribbean students from the wider black community.
Byron Hurlbut argues that Tillerson’s unique value as a voice of reason within the Trump administration makes his presence in the White House invaluable to the American people.
In 2016, Trump capitalized on white resentment towards immigrants by posing immigration as a threat to the American meritocracy. In 2020, he could secure victory by painting affirmative action as the same threat to white America.
From the vault: HPR’s Multimedia Team sat down with IOP Spring 2016 Fellow General James Hill to discuss his career in the US Army and more.
As expanding research shows the danger of playing football, Trump’s calls for a more violent NFL fit well into white America’s history of objectifying black athletes for their own entertainment.
As private platforms attempt to curb alt-right activity on the web, they must also recognize their role as the modern guardians of free speech.