A brief reflection after a city council meeting in Saratoga Springs…

The city government & law enforcement of Saratoga Springs, NY, are retaliating against civil rights activists with @saratogablm through unjust arrests and legal proceedings in response to activists exercising their first amendment rights. Last night I attended the city council meeting to support @saratogablm and to make sure a friend of mine made it homeContinue reading “A brief reflection after a city council meeting in Saratoga Springs…”

Thoughts on Columbus, Italian American History, and Solidarity

In the age of #BlackLivesMatter, the emergence of Indigenous Peoples’ Day, and increasingly hostile US policies toward non-white immigrants, it’s time for Italian Americans to return to our radical heritage and stand in solidarity with Black, Indigenous, and Latinx people of color.