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This One Time, In America

The first week I was back in the country, I was determined to make domestic life the same adventure I’d created in the rest of the world. 776 more words

Irony

Why any "immigration debate" is one-sided

Often we’ll hear about politicians rambling on about immigration, and how it’s supposedly a big deal. Is there any real issue with immigration? Of course not. 432 more words

Politics

Do we really need jingoism?

My grandfather never really liked the popular song “Sare Jahan Se Accha’. His view of nations and even individuals was that we should not put anyone down to make ourselves sound better. 491 more words

Reflections

War brings people together. War gets dissenters thrown in prison.

Hopefully this will be part of a trend towards a more critical approach to how World War I affected the United States: The Atlantic published “ 320 more words

Protest