David A Love

David A Love

David A Love is a Philadelphia-based freelance journalist and commentator, and adjunct instructor at the Rutgers University School of Communication and Information.

Gun violence

Mass shootings: The most American way to kill and die

Racism, corruption and arms proliferation are fuelling America's mass shooting epidemic.

Mass shootings: The most American way to kill and die

Racism

Why Joe Biden is wrong

Americans should not seek 'middle ground' with those who support racist, anti-democratic policies.

Why Joe Biden is wrong

United States

Why the 'one percent' in the US is worried

The wealthy elite increasingly recognises that the socioeconomic status quo in the US is unsustainable.

Why the 'one percent' in the US is worried

Education

US higher education: A system of meritocracy that never was

The recent college bribing scandal in the US revealed nothing we already didn't know.

US higher education: A system of meritocracy that never was

Racism

What the US needs to heal is MLK's radical revolution of values

On his 90th birthday, understanding Martin Luther King's real message is more crucial than ever before.

What the US needs to heal is MLK's radical revolution of values

Boycott

Israel should not be allowed to criminalise BDS in the US

The Israel anti-Boycott Act is the pro-Israel lobby's latest attempt to criminalise any criticism of Israel in the US.

Israel should not be allowed to criminalise BDS in the US

United States

Why the repeal of a racist 19th-century Florida law is important

On November 6, Florida voters chose to allow some one million ex-felons to vote. This is historic.

Why the repeal of a racist 19th-century Florida law is important

Donald Trump

Fake news, racism and bombs: Fear and loathing in Trump's America

Yesterday's bomb threat showed yet again that Trump is the most prominent enabler of domestic terrorism in the US.

Fake news, racism and bombs: Fear and loathing in Trump's America

United States

Why are the midterm elections in the US so important?

The November vote is increasingly looking like a battle for the future of the country.

Why are the midterm elections in the US so important?

United States

Charlottesville one year on: Cauldron of racism is still seething

On the first anniversary of the deadly 'Unite the Right' rally, Trump continues to fan the flames of American racism.

Charlottesville one year on: Cauldron of racism is still seething

Democratic Party

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the future of US politics

Young, bold and uncompromisingly progressive leaders like Ocasio-Cortez represent the last chance for a nation derailed.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the future of US politics

Immigration

American fascism is attacking migrant children

The Trump administration's policy to separate migrant children from parents is part of its white-supremacy politics.

American fascism is attacking migrant children