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From Hatred to Acceptance: Catholics in America

Many Americans would be shocked to learn about the long history of anti-Catholicism in the United States. The standard narrative of U.S. history is one of religious liberty and toleration. 347 more words


Exotics versus Natives: Why not both?

Exotics versus Natives: Why not both?‘ is the title of a conference paper authored by Paul Naninnga, Paul Dann and Haikai Tane. It was delivered at the 1994 National Greening Australia conference in Fremantle. 410 more words

Natural Resource Management

Open letter to Dr Tim Flannery

Ever since he watched the ABC TV series ‘Two Men in a Tinny’, in which celebrated scientist and author Dr Tim Flannery and comedian John Doyle advocated for nation-wide willow eradication, Peter Marshall has been trying persistently to contact Dr Flannery to canvass an alternative approach. 1,463 more words


'Investigative' journo Matt Boyle mounts bizarre attack against Walker consultant Liz Mair

Presumptive presidential candidate Scott Walker recently brought on successful GOP strategist Liz Mair to head up online outreach efforts for his PAC.

And Breitbart News’ “investigative journalist” Matt Boyle is pretty pissed about that.  498 more words

US Politics

We Are All Racists, Maybe? 

I think I might be racist…?

I just realized I made a post about racism and I only discussed blacks and whites. What about Hispanics, Asians, and multi-cultural people? 35 more words

U.S. Successful at Integrating Religious Minorities

The Economists argues the United States continues to succeed in its integration of religious minorities. The article, which focuses on Islam, asserts that American Muslims are almost as likely as other U.S. 287 more words

"Polls Show Most Americans Favor Pathway To Citizenship": GOP Continues To Be Held Hostage By Aging, Nativist Tea Partiers

With all the high drama in Washington over immigration, you’d think the fate of undocumented workers represented a cataclysmic political divide — an ever-widening chasm that cannot be bridged. 678 more words