Jeremiah Goulka writes about American politics and culture. His most recent work has been published in The American Prospect and Salon. He was formerly an analyst at the RAND Corporation, a recovery worker in New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina, and an attorney at the U.S. Department of Justice. He lives in Washington, DC. You can follow him on Twitter @jeremiahgoulka or contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Conservatives have a convenient belief that when it comes to racism, it’s all about intent.
The biggest defense contractors are reaping profits off taxpayer dollars—whatever the mood of the moment.