The boot of authoritarianism: if they thought for one minute they could get away with it

Dereck Chauvin put his knee on the neck of George Floyd, stared into the camera and dared us to do anything about it.               Donald Trump did exactly what Chauvin did – he put his knee on the neck of democracy, decency, legality. He stared into the camera and dared us to do anythingContinue reading “The boot of authoritarianism: if they thought for one minute they could get away with it”

ESSENTIAL READING: Eli Mystal and the Chauvin trial

If you don’t do anything else today, read this article about the legal underpinnings of the Chauvin trial. https://www.thenation.com/article/society/chauvin-supreme-court/