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On Patriotism

As I write, patriotic thought is on the rise.

From the nationalist, anti-U.S. current developing in Russia to the successes of far-right parties across the UK with the increase in foreign immigration, the country one belongs to surfaces more and more amongst other political issues. 1,043 more words

Communism

The "Good Black Man" Label is Pasteurizing

I’ve always cringed at the “good black man” label for a variety of reasons. It proves just how dependent men are on women to seek validation. 1,312 more words

Blogging

The Focus Shifts in Iraq to Patriotism

Danielle Bennett

The introduction to the Iraq committee Thursday night said, “The south, populated by rural, religious Shiites; the north, a mountainous preserve of secular Kurds; and the center of the country, a more urban area dominated by Sunni Muslims. 204 more words

Day 1

Our Nation of Fools, Zealots, and Unicorns

“Never argue with a fool. Onlookers might not be able to tell the difference.” ~Mark Twain

You know what makes me tired? I mean, mother-of-toddler-triplets tired? 988 more words

Parenting

Videoclip de Rihanna '' oxígeno americano '' llega a YouTube: ver el Clip patriótico! (VIDEO)

Videoclip de Rihanna “American oxígeno” finalmente ha hecho su camino en YouTube!

El cantante, quien escribió la canción para anuncios de la NCAA March Madness, lanzó su más reciente vid a principios de este mes en marea, pero ahora está aquí al ver sus fans. 214 more words

Music Video

Historic Photo: John Young's jump-salute on the surface of the Moon, 1972.

This photo is very famous and many people have seen it, but it’s worth looking at again, and not just because this week marks the 43rd anniversary of the launch of Apollo 16, the mission on which it was taken. 354 more words

History

I think the greatest thing for a country is for all of its citizens to have a home.

I think it is around the fireside of home that the virtues grow, including patriotism. We want homes. In addition, I want the rich people of this country to help support these homes. 83 more words

Nature