AngelaDavis

Angela Davis and The Failures of Leadership

Jose Vilson Jose 18 Comments

Angela Davis, legendary abolitionist / prison industrial activist / Black Panther icon recently gave an interview that made me snap my fingers a few times. An excerpt: If structural racism and state violence against African-Americans, aided and abetted by global capitalism, are as rampant as Davis says, isn’t she disappointed …






responsibility

Don’t Talk To Me About Personal Responsibility If …

Jose Vilson Jose

No, not this again. “This kid never takes personal responsibility for anything that they ever do. I’m standing there wondering why this kid is literally sleeping in my class, so I walk up to him and tell him to get out of my classroom! The nerve of him to try …






Do Your F*ck!n Job

Jose Vilson 11 Comments

Mayor Bloomberg’s latest ideas on creating incentives for people doing what they’re supposed to do annoys the shit out of me. I hate to curse in a forum of this nature, as my professionalism hinges on my lack of cursory language, but give me a break. I’m already hearing the …