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Most of the U.S. Doesn't Get it Anyway

We’re in the middle of an election year. Big Deal. Nearly everyone demands the right to have their semi-automatic dug out of their rigor mortis hand after a fight they’ll have denied until death has to do with the color of each other’s skin despite the hypocrisy of such an ugly color it doesn’t even have a name. 414 more words

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On Maher-derdom

It isn’t my position that Bill Maher is the smartest man on Earth, or that he is necessarily the funniest or most informed; I have a list a mile long of intellectual heroes I admire before Bill, comedians I prefer to watch over him, and authors and members of the intelligentsia whom I think know far more than he could possibly hope to know on any given subject. 929 more words

When teachers can't add 2+2

The recent vote taken by the student union body of Goldsmiths College in London to refrain from commemorating Holocaust Observance Day because it is “Eurocentric” and “colonialist” is as brazen in its audacity as it is anti-semitic in its intent. 758 more words

Anti-semitism

When 2+2 doesn't add up

The recent vote taken by the student union body of Goldsmiths College in London to refrain from commemorating Holocaust Observance Day as “Eurocentric” and “colonialist” is as brazen in its audacity as it is anti-semitic in its intent. 674 more words

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Fighting Terrorism The Canadian Way!

I felt like I needed to take a moment today to put aside a project that has become my most research intensive writing project to date and say a few words about recent events. 2,620 more words

The Human Condition

When Hurt People Hurt

I had a run in today with someone on Twitter. They seemed to be very angry about ‘white privilege’ but being white myself I found that statement offensive as it made me feel like the problem. 244 more words

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Listener's Remorse

When I look at the Metal scene today, I am both hopeful and frustrated. Why do I feel such conflicting emotions about my favorite music? Trust me, there is more logic to it than you might think at first! 773 more words

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