Tag Archives: Murder

NEW BLOG: Male Violence

You cannot “fix” a “problem” you refuse to name. Although we have no hope that “we” can “fix” this “problem,” we will certainly “name” it. Male violence. Happy Thanksgiving! No, really.

Name the Problem

In February, George Zimmerman – a male adult – murdered Trayvon Martin, a 17-year-old child. Much has been written – rightly so – raising questions about race and racism in the murder itself and the subsequent lack of prosecution. A noteworthy piece by my friend Meredith Moise takes this analysis a step further and challenges us to consider how […]