Closing In: Judges and Voters Challenge Rick Scott’s Tailored Electorate

Closing In: Judges and Voters Challenge Rick Scott’s Tailored Electorate

In Florida, the end of your incarceration can be the beginning of a life-long sentence. That’s because Florida is one of four states that does not automatically restore civil rights (most prominently, voting rights) to people who were convicted of felonies but have...
To Our (Lazy) Allies

To Our (Lazy) Allies

Last year, I wrote about discussing race with white people. Around that time, I harbored the suspicion that I was The Black Friend [1] whose presence and friendship validated lazy allies.[2] This election proved me right. Visible minorities in these white and/or elite...