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Politicizing Fear: Modern Nativism in the Time of Ebola

With the American elections a couple of weeks away, politicians are using every possible means to build an advantage, including preying on the growing fear of Ebola within the United States.   944 more words

Politics & Policy

"A GOP Cliché": Politicians Are No Scientists On Climate Change, But They're Happy To Give Medical Opinions On Ebola

“I’m not a scientist, but …” has become something of a cliché among politicians who want to weigh in on climate science without actually having to say whether they believe it. 270 more words

Republicans

you must look the part...

So, the Conservative government announced that it wants to create a law that will ban the niqab during Canadian citizenship swearing-in ceremonies. Yes, for that that will instantly make a Muslim woman non-muslim. 225 more words

Culture

"A Racial Hunkering Down": Republicans Pave The Way To All-White Future

Even Senator John McCain has surrendered. A steadfast supporter of immigration reform with a pathway to citizenship, McCain essentially acknowledged yesterday in Georgia that his party’s anti-immigration forces have demolished any hope of soon legalizing the roughly 11 million undocumented immigrants in the U.S. 585 more words

Republicans

"Are You Ready For Some Terror?": The Irrational Republican ISIS-Ebola Brigade

I don’t know if Ebola is actually going to take Republicans to victory this fall, but it’s becoming obvious that they are super-psyched about it. Put a scary disease together with a new terrorist organization and the ever-present threat of undocumented immigrants sneaking over the border, and you’ve got yourself a putrid stew of fear-mongering, irrationality, conspiracy theories, and good old-fashioned Obama-hatred that they’re luxuriating in like it was a warm bath on a cold night. 410 more words

GOP

Welcome To The Neighborhood: Immigrant and Refugee Families Come To America

You have likely heard by now several reports on the news about immigration and refugee crises happening along our southern border in the United States and elsewhere in the world such as with the conflict happening in Syria.  1,872 more words

United States

Welcome To The Neighborhood: Immigrant and Refugee Families Come To America

You have likely heard by now several reports on the news about immigration and refugee crises happening along our southern border in the United States and elsewhere in the world such as with the conflict happening in Syria.  1,873 more words

United States