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Dr. Boyce Watkins Charges Lee Daniels With Having A 'Gay Agenda'

Sheena C. Howard | Posted 05.05.2015 | Black Voices
Sheena C. Howard

Across scholarship that seeks to advocate for progressive and varied representations of Black masculinity, one rejoices in the visibility of a gay Black man such as the character of Jamal.

Trans* People Murdered for Truth Telling

Warren J. Blumenfeld | Posted 04.14.2015 | Gay Voices
Warren J. Blumenfeld

When any group of people is targeted for oppression, it is ultimately everyone's concern. We all, therefore, have a self-interest in actively working to dismantle all the many forms of oppression, including cissexism.

Call It What Is Is: White Hegemony

Trey Lyon | Posted 01.29.2015 | Religion
Trey Lyon

Perhaps you remain unconvinced that White Hegemony exists at all. If that's you, or someone you know, please consider the following.

Who'll Come First, Internet Jesus or Cyber Adolf?

Jim Treacy | Posted 09.30.2014 | Politics
Jim Treacy

Conditions are rife for a global revolution, with channels to drive one ever strengthening. All that's missing is a charismatic leader to pull the strings. History imparts that person will arrive. Pray for goodness because it could be evil.

Sunset of American Hegemony

J Henry Fair | Posted 12.23.2013 | Politics
J Henry Fair

For years the creeping erosion of American hegemony has been evident, from the offshoring of manufacturing jobs which ultimately led to the demise of the middle class, to the defunding of our education system which could only lead to the dumbing down of the population.

Syria and the Waning of American Hegemony

Flynt and Hillary Mann Leverett | Posted 10.30.2013 | World
Flynt and Hillary Mann Leverett

Obama's strike will further accelerate erosion of America's position in the Middle East. Assad will emerge with greater political support, not less; Russian and Chinese influence will be enhanced.

Crackpot Realism and the Education of David Stockman

Michael S. Lofgren | Posted 06.07.2013 | Politics
Michael S. Lofgren

The cultural hegemony of the moneyed classes enables them to use the mass media and elite institutions as a transmission belt for these economic ideas.

Sheryl Sandberg Needs to Get Over Herself

Wendy Widom | Posted 04.27.2013 | Parents
Wendy Widom

Sandberg's got muscle. She should use it to challenge corporations to evolve and reflect the communities in which they exist, rather than lecture women that we need to work harder.

The Republican Party's Perfect Storm: The Hegemony of Male-centric, Class-centric and Ethnocentric Policies

Carlos Alberto Torres | Posted 12.23.2012 | Politics
Carlos Alberto Torres

Will a representative of the hyper-rich who is interested in serving the public as president but who does not believe in serving 47 percent of the population, or in the need to make public his tax returns, bring about a perfect storm of male-centric, class-centric, and ethnocentric hegemony?

Arizona's Cultural Genocide & Social Production of "Knowledge"

Warren J. Blumenfeld | Posted 04.09.2012 | Education
Warren J. Blumenfeld

Throughout the history of the U.S., in their role as social institutions, schools have reproduced the cultural norms, often with the attendant range of social inequities and dominant group privileges found within the larger society.

Sounding the Death Knell of U.S. Global Dominance

Michael Hughes | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Michael Hughes

America needs to change course quickly, because as the Taliban movement gains strength and the U.S. loses its grip on the Middle East, the death knell continues to ring -- louder and louder.

China's Worldview: Three Timeless Truths

Tom Doctoroff | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Tom Doctoroff

What is Chinese culture? Now and forever, perpetual yet shape-shifting,in modern and ancient guises, the Chinese worldview can be distilled down to ...

American Leadership

Stanley Kober | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stanley Kober

Given our financial constraints, we must now make a choice. Do we equate leadership with global hegemony, or do we concentrate on rebuilding our society and setting a good example?

Force or Fringe: United States Social Forum Vs. Tea Party

Sally Kohn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sally Kohn

I've written a piece over on AlterNet asking why it is that every itty-bitty Tea Party gathering is front page news while a meeting of 15,000-plus pro...