Marty Kassowitz

Why the Far Right Hates History Lessons

Why the Far Right Hates History Lessons

Their fear and loathing of history lessons in schools has far-right Nazis either running for local offices on school boards or backing those they see as malleable enough to influence on those boards or other local positions.
Fact Hero: In Memory of Nichelle Nichols

Fact Hero: In Memory of Nichelle Nichols

Nichelle Nichols almost left Star Trek during the original seasons due to racist harassment at the studio. But a fan, Dr. Martin Luther King, saying that Star Trek was the only TV show he approved of—because of her role—convinced her to stay.
The Casual Evil of John Bolton

The Casual Evil of John Bolton

John Bolton, by his own admission, is a coup plotter. What does this mean? He has blood on his hands. As we know from our own experience on January 6th, coups, even failed ones, lead to violence and death.