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Spirals of silence

Jacob Hacker and Paul Pierson have written an invaluable article for The American Propect explaining how the GOP gets rewarded for appalling behavior despite shutdowns, a deviance between its social positions and the voting public’s, odious rhetoric, and bullying: 474 more words

Mr. President: To Defeat ISIS You Just Can't Contain ISIS

During the Bush years of the Iraqi war, Harry Reid said “The war is lost”. At the time, he said the surge was not accomplishing anything. 698 more words

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George Pataki Announces He’s Running for President - Video & Text Links

Former Governor George Pataki (R-NY) announced on May 28, 2015 that he was running for President. He posted a tweet, sent out at 9:55 am CST, to announce his candidacy. 141 more words

Cultural Analysis

Look South

America is an interesting place for so many reasons, not least of which is the practical reality that a country this large and diverse acts as if it is much smaller and more homogenous.  1,407 more words

Our Education System Sucks

I’m going to start this post out with a quote from Adolf Hitler, the resident National Socialist from Germany. I will also include this other quote… 963 more words

College

The ugly reality of "traditional values"

Having been abroad since early 2006, I became disconnected with American pop culture, falling behind the curve and only learning about things via the internet, often late. 1,677 more words

Democrat Supported Planned Parenthood Kills Far More Than Guns Ever Will

Originally Written and Published: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at 10:02 PM for the Kinston Free Press

Written by: John Nix, Guest Columnist

Ask most people what Planned Parenthood is and they’ll tell you it’s designed to help young or financially challenged couples plan a family. 633 more words

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