We Wouldn’t Be Americans If Not for “Thugs”

Photo by Nicole Baster via Unsplash

Yesterday, shortly after midnight in Washington D.C., in a tweet flagged for glorifying violence, the president referred to the protesters in Minneapolis as “thugs.”

It’s a heavy term to be used, especially as we saw a video of one of the first acts…

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Vanessa Torre

Vanessa Torre

Top 10 feminist writer. Host of 🎙I Hadn’t Considered That. Writing about middle-age on Meeting in the Middle: vanessatorre.substack.com