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Why Are Beggars Despised? by George Orwell

Why Are Beggars Despised? by George Orwell – disinformation.

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By Marcie Gainer

on June 29, 2015

via Reddit (r/books):It is worth saying something about the social position of beggars, for when one has consorted with them, and found that they are ordinary human beings, one cannot help being struck by the curious attitude that society takes towards them. 452 more words
Sociology

Glory to the Age of Decay and Hypocrisy

Welcome to a world where the strongest enslave the weak
and use their wit to bind them in a dream of freedom.
Where the liberators who break open the gates… 221 more words

Poetry

Riding the P (for Patriarchy) Train

Trigger Warning: Discussion of sexual harassment and assault.

MTA New York City Transit recently teamed with those progressive folks at the NYPD to produce “ad cards” entitled “Sexual Harassment is a Crime in the Subway, too.” … 28 more words

Fish!

If you would take a man’s life, you owe it to him to look into his eyes and hear his final words. And if you cannot bear to do that, then perhaps the man does not deserve to die.” 677 more words

Rantings And Ravings

Ending Washington’s mandate on Common Core

WashingtonTimes

The United States Senate will soon begin debate on a bill to get the federal government out of our local classrooms by permanently ending…

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Politics

OBAMA REMOVES TPP’S ANTI-SLAVERY CLAUSE, THEN ATTACKS CONFEDERATE FLAG AS “SYMBOL OF SLAVERY”

Hypocrisy: Obama defends slavery, then attacks rebel flag for ties to slavery

Right before he publicly attacked the Confederate flag as a “symbol of slavery,” President Obama quietly removed an anti-slavery provision from the Trans-Pacific Partnership Trade Agreement. 239 more words

Government

The world is an eco chamber of our actions.

The other day, a friend out of the blues called me and told me she would like to come visit me.
I had a couple of things to do that day, but I decided to mend my schedule to fit her in. 762 more words

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