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This does not surprise me (at all)

From here:

I think folks think of slavery (at least Americans) as happening in a field somewhere.  And it still does!

But it happens in modern, well lit facilities that look legitimate.   27 more words

D. Politics

So the wife beating and the dementia and the pervy owners all lead back to the NFL advertisers!

From here:

So there you see who is in charge.  If the big advertisers start to pull out on the NFL then you’re going to see some real changes, but as long as they’re lining the owners pockets then the league is going to wait for the wife beating and the child abuse and the strippers and the concussions to all die down.

Until the next arrest.

Garbage

Get out of jail for a fee cards, come and get 'em from Uncle Sam!

From here:

Rewarding crime and incentivizing more crime — welcome to the post 9/11 era!!

Laws, who needs ‘em??

D. Politics

You don't either believe or disbelieve data (because they're numbers)

From CNBC:

I’m starting to get the feeling that during this fantastic lost decade we’re having here that capitalism is morphing into some sort of religion type thing-y. 65 more words

D. Politics

NFL/Ray Rice and NBA/Donald Sterling: PR ass covering, no virtue involved

From Business Insider:

This second Ray Rice move is a freakout by the NFL so they can stop looking like they enable men who beat women because they’re football players making money for the league. 90 more words

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Why we need a higher minimum wage

From Al Jazeera:

Full bellies over corporate profits.

D. Politics

The ongoing economic scam: 'You wait, this economy is about to take off!

From CNBC:

Everything our fantastic ruling class has done to get the economy going (i.e. make themselves richer) has worked wonderfully and the golden goose is about to shit a fantastic future for all of us. 25 more words

D. Politics