The problem with deception is that it entails asserting one’s will over another. In the case of “white lies”, the deception is supposed to serve the one being deceived. Yet, it is still an act of domination. It is a violation of trust in the autonomy of others, and an…

I think history gets recursive really quickly. After all, historical narratives produce human action that then produces new historical narratives which lead to new actions. White supremacy is deeply rooted in this self-reinforcing process.

The Nazis in particular were obsessed with history, using linguistic and archeological research extensively to justify…

Sam Young

Journalism is printing what someone else does not want printed: everything else is public relations.

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