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Culture Focus Photo July 31, 2017

Healthcare Meets the Breadline

As healthcare frays and political abuse further breaks down the system, these scenes become a lot more recognizable.

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Twitter/Instagram Roundup Photo July 28, 2017

Mooch and Other Dramas: Our Weekly Social Media Roundup

Scaramucci's showboating and belligerence culminated in his going postal on Wednesday night. And that was only a fraction of the drama this week.

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Marta J. Zarzycka Photo July 24, 2017

Feeling Alt-Right: Hate and Shame In Online Right-Wing Imagery

How meme-makers use *humor* to exploit the grey-zone in social media guidelines meant to distinguish hate speech from legitimate political expression.

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International Focus Photo July 21, 2017

Portrait Week: Our Social Media Roundup

From DC to Antarctica, Russia-gate to Iraq, it was a week for political portraits.

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Trump Photo July 18, 2017

On that Creepy Don Jr. Elevator Photo

The photo can be seen as a premonition. It mirrors the surreptitiousness of the Russia meeting and the fact Don Jr. isn't so swaggery anymore.

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Twitter/Instagram Roundup Photo July 10, 2017

Putin, G20 & Other Bodies: Our Social Media Roundup

Our roundup this week is all about posturing. Trump-Putin scored the most attention, but physical acts were striking everywhere we looked.

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International Focus Photo July 7, 2017

Timely Paintings: World Leaders as Refugees

I'm fully on board with the focus on power -- especially star power.

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Race & Ethnicity Photo July 5, 2017

Importance of Seeing the Trauma: The Video of Diamond Reynolds and Daughter in Back of a Police Car

Analyzing the video of Diamond Reynolds and her daughter detained in the back of a police car after an officer shot and killed her boyfriend, Philando Castile.

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