U.S. Politics

The Forgotten History of the Rainbow Flag

June 27, 2017 Chloe Davis 1

The city of Philadelphia has introduced a version of the Rainbow Flag that incorporates brown and black stripes to highlight the contributions to the gay rights movement by people of color. But this represents a misunderstanding of the rainbow’s symbolism. […]

U.S. Politics

In Defense of Principle

June 19, 2017 Chloe Davis 1

Lawmakers who take a principled stance are called obstructionists or said to be showboating for their constituents, rather than doing the responsible, grown-up work of passing laws. […]