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Breaking the Set: The madness of watchlisting

Abby Martin of RT’s Breaking the Set hosts a discussion on the new revelations about Uncle Sam’s terrorism watchlists and the absurdly arbitrarily rules for designation ordinarily folks as potentially extraordinary criminals. 136 more words

Politics

Gunesekera's NOONTIDE TOLL: Tip-toeing through Sri Lanka

Paul Binding, reviewing Noontide Toll, by Romesh Gunesekera, Granta, pp.256, £12.99, ISBN: 9781620970201

‘The first night I stayed in Kilinochchi, I was a little apprehensive,’ admits the usually cool-headed Vasantha, van-driver and narrator of all the stories in… 587 more words

Life Stories

Azar Gat's Nations

I go on holiday in August so I’ve been quite busy finishing up many things, and haven’t had much time for new blogposts. Then I saw… 1,155 more words

History

'Asians' and the 2020 U.S. Census

The next U.S. Census will be conducted in 2020, and those who reside in the United States would be asked to define their ethnic and racial identities. 1,343 more words

Central Asia

Race is a social construct... or perhaps this notion is the construct

You hear every now and then politically correct people, cultural Marxists or other confused people say there is no race. It is merely a social construct. 1,379 more words

Society

How to Fit In at Kaundart High School

1)  Don’t use the n-word unless you’re black.  It doesn’t matter if you’re Asian or Hispanic.  Unless you are black, you don’t say it.  And knowing a black person who says it’s okay for you to say it, still does not make it okay to say it.   115 more words

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Unhaggle | 10 Worst Driving Stereotypes and Why They Are True/False

Written and researched by Elliot Chan for Unhaggle.com| May 26, 2014 |

Driving is not simply about getting from one place to another, it is a public display of your identity. 1,135 more words

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