The Ugly Truth vs. the Big Lie: The Difference between BLM and Capitol Rioters

by Nick Gier Peaceful protestors should be protected and arsonists and anarchists should be prosecuted.—Joe Biden (7/30/20) People not affiliated with the protests are creating havoc on the streets.—Minneapolis activist Mike Griffin The Capitol is not a liquor store.—Rabbi Yosie…

Police Reform, Police Unions, and Human Rights

by Nick Gier We give police an incredible amount of trust. And they deserve an equally incredible amount of accountability when they break that trust.—Jeremiah Ellison, Minneapolis City Councilman Officers empowered to protect the public instead have been protected from the…

Churches, Temples, Synagogues, and Mosques During Coronavirus Pandemic

by Nick Gier It is our moral duty as Muslims that we take all steps necessary to safeguard ourselves and others around us from this terrible disease.—The Fiqh Council of America Protecting human life overrides almost every other Jewish value.—The Rabbinical…

1965–The Year Federal Troops Were Needed: A Tribute to John Lewis

by Nick Gier He never threw a brick. He never lit a match. —Rep. James Clyburn on John Lewis Ordinary people with extraordinary vision can redeem the soul of America by getting in what I call good trouble, necessary trouble.—John…