OPINION | High Noon in Atlanta: the Killing of Rayshard Brooks

A Black man falls asleep in his car at a Wendy’s parking lot in Atlanta, Georgia. Police are called, a tussle ensues. The man is shot and killed at the hands of the police. A Black man being senselessly murdered by police officers are the stories our children have grown up on. Hansel and Gretel be damned. Continue reading “OPINION | High Noon in Atlanta: the Killing of Rayshard Brooks”

Truth in the Trump era…and why the president hates it

In the 1992 film, Sneakers, the most chilling scene is as our hero, Robert Redford, slowly assembles tiles from a Scrabble game to spell out the phrase “TOO MANY SECRETS”. As it turns out this group of intrepid security experts have discovered a computer program able to hack any computer system. The scene ends with Redford lamenting, “No more secrets”, a more prophetic social commentary than any Orwellian future. In the Trump era, the future is now. Continue reading “Truth in the Trump era…and why the president hates it”