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Waging the War we Are

“We wage the war we are.”

I probably use this quote from W. H. Auden more than any other, in this venue and also in my day to day life.  482 more words

Religion And Spirituality

Conspiracy Theories Running Amok!!!

Gawd  l love conspiracy theories!  In the link provided here, you will find some of the juiciest ones that have circulated in my country lately as well as a few of our favorites from the past.   367 more words

Republican Party

It's Even Worse Than It Looks

“We know the Republicans are evil! We’ve known it for years.”

That line was not a slip of the tongue, nor was it fortuitously overheard by a passing… 1,924 more words


"Who Owns Most Of The Guns? 'The Base!": Overlapping Circles Of A Hard Core Of Dangerous Folks

It’s a research finding that is startling but not really surprising (per a report from NBC’s Maggie Fox):

A new study aimed at figuring out who owns gun in the United States and why suggests that about a third of Americans have at least one. 529 more words


The Courage of Admitting We are Wrong

It is so hard to admit that we are wrong. In this venue I’ve shared several times of a life-long effort to “be right,” an effort that still rears its head even in this venue! 366 more words


Debate Recap: Populism and Political Extremism, 10th of March 2015

Debate ends with no agreement on support for Russia's drafted resolution condemning neo-Nazism and political extremism. #MUNADebate

— Aarhus Model UN (@MUNAarhus) March 10, 2015…

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