Posts Tagged: Atlantic City

President of Smut

By

Our country has always been ruled by and for the privileged, but never has this glaring injustice in the system been made so shamelessly clear. ...more
The Beatles - White Album

Elegy with Records on the Doorstep

By

The old music still filled pits in him like sawdust and wood glue do a nail hole. The songs didn’t say anything new over the years, but they provided home when he missed it. ...more

Ray Rice and Domestic Abuse: A Rumpus Roundup

By

In February, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice knocked out his fiancée at Atlantic City’s Revel Casino. He was caught dragging her limp body out of the elevator. They later married.

Domestic violence is so common in the United States—every 9 seconds a woman is assaulted—it rarely makes headlines.

...more