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Pride and prejudices

Dear Mr. Trump,

There is an article that I saved from earlier this year, talking about how prejudices differ between people. The short version is that, for individuals with low intelligence quotients, or IQs, are more prejudice towards groups that have “low choice” in their group designation.   348 more words

Loving America in the Age of Trump

What does it mean to be an American in the Presidency of Donald Trump? These past few weeks have been anxious times for me, but I’ve been reading articles advising liberal Democrats how we can still fight for our values within the institutions of the democratic republic that our Founding Fathers built for us. 2,119 more words

Islam in the Workplace: A Work in Progress

Recently, our society has grown aware of the clear disadvantages that women face in the workplace in terms of upward mobility and equal compensation. The plights of Muslim men and women in the workplace, however, have been greatly overshadowed by discussions of gender. 1,535 more words

Islam

Defend Against Hate: Escape Against A Bigot's Grasp

Many people who are dreading having Trump in office aren’t really concerned with the man himself. And although his cabinet is looking more like the Legion Of Doom, the immediate threat isn’t them either. 236 more words

Humble hotdish

Dear Mr. Trump,

Less than 24 hours after my last post and I need to take a big ol’ bite out of humble hotdish (or pie, for you non-Minnesotans). 448 more words

Muslim-Americans

Revisiting the "Muslim Registry": A Proposal

A few weeks ago, I wrote a post here about the so-called “Muslim registry,” demanding clarity on the topic, and making a proposal for pre-emptive civil disobedience. 2,102 more words

Opportunity to Help / Call Your Reps / Bill to Ban Muslim Registry

On 11/18/16, Representative Suzan K. DelBene (D-WA-1) introduced H.R.6382 “To prohibit the collection of information and the establishment or utilization of a registry for the purposes of classifying certain United States persons and other individuals on the basis of religious affiliation, and for other purposes” ( 144 more words

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