How To Make A Building Fall

One Saturday morning when I was eight, my dad took my brother and me downtown to watch a building get blown up. Thousands of people came out to celebrate the event, as strange as that sounds.

2015-02-19T10:49:20+00:00 February 16th, 2015|

Michigan’s Great Leap Backward

The word “vagina” first brought national attention to Michigan’s conservative state legislature. It was uttered by Democratic state Rep. Lisa Brown during a debate on a bill to regulate abortion clinics by requiring doctors to screen women ...

2016-03-21T14:31:15+00:00 February 3rd, 2015|

It’s Murder

The extended video of the Tamir Rice shooting is jumpy, grainy, and 30 minutes long. That doesn't matter. I've watched it twice. I couldn't let it run uninterrupted. I stopped and scrolled, leaning into my computer to get a close-up view.

2015-01-27T11:22:03+00:00 January 12th, 2015|