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Sexual Assault - Are You Sure?

Imagine a friend you really care about was robbed while walking home from the grocery store. And imagine your friend came to you and told you what happened right afterwards. 622 more words

Mental Health

The Political Correctness Police

Johnathan Chait recently posted an article about the oppressive nature of political correctness. He defines political correctness as “a style of politics in which the more radical members of the left attempt to regulate political discourse by defining opposing views as bigoted and illegitimate.” The examples he uses of current day political correctness range from invocation of the term ‘mansplaining’, the use of ‘trigger warnings’ and the emergence of ‘micro-aggressions.’ 565 more words

Politics

'We're in a dictatorship?' AP: Senate 'defying' WH by passing Keystone XL bill

Ah, yes. Those were the days.

In case you missed the news, this afternoon, the Senate voted 62-36 to pass the Keystone XL bill.

With a smile, Sen.

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US Politics

Dean Adam Scales tackles sexist student evaluations

beautifully.

The school in question is Rutgers Law – Camden, and Vice Dean Adam F. Scales is the man who took his students to task for their chauvinist commentary.

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Bias

Your Truth and the Consequences – a Search for Online Mindfulness

Some people don’t know that I lost 75 pounds two years ago. I’d like to say it was hard, but truly the physical part was easy. 1,157 more words

[VIDEO] Say What? NBC Reporter: Chris Kyle Went on Racist 'Killing Sprees' in Iraq

“Chris Kyle was going on killing sprees?”

– Host Joe Scarborough

Brendan Bordelon writes: As American Sniper achieves enormous box-office success, NBC reporter Ayman Mohyeldin… 338 more words

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