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A Potentially Inconvenient Truth

Michael Brown “an unarmed black teenager, riddled with bullets by a white police officer”, “killed for making mistakes” (frequently a euphemism for felonies), has been laid to rest … and elevated to martyrdom. 170 more words

Civil Liberties

Pavilion Dance Residency - Bournemouth, England

We had a really wonderful first week of R&D for Distance Duet at Pavilion Dance.  We are using the text messages of real couples to develop the work.  67 more words


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Eugene Robinson: 'Benjamin Reminds Me Of Fitzgerald'

You’ve heard of breakout players. Well, if there was a breakout team last year, it was the Carolina Panthers. Carolina went 12-4, won 11 of its final 12 regular season games, won the NFC North and earned a first-round playoff bye. 559 more words


Defending Totalitarians To Absolve Obama

Everyone knows that liberals sympathize with authoritarian and even totalitarian regimes around the world, but it’s still a shock when liberals explicitly defend tyranny. The latest example comes from Eugene Robinson, one of the opinion writers at the Washington Post, as he attempts to absolve President Obama from any blame in the current crisis in Iraq (see… 415 more words

Foreign Policy

Israel’s War in Gaza Against Hamas: Justified and Overdue

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By Jeff Rutherford

On July 19th in Ankara Turkey, Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused Israel of barbarism in Gaza that surpasses Hitler’s systematic murdering of six million Jews. 1,061 more words

Real Life

Monday Morality Play

We’ve made it through another weekend, if only barely, without another jumbo jet being shot out of the sky, and without anyone else starting a new war in the Middle East, but we didn’t make it out unscathed by any means. 1,408 more words