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The Tweet That Will Be Heard Around The World

Later today, the worst kept secret in US politics will be unveiled: Hillary Rodham Clinton, former First Lady, former Senator, former Secretary of State, will once more seek the Democratic Party’s nomination to be President of the United States. 655 more words

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OPINION: Charlie Hebdo - Free Speech vs. Religious Tolerance

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On Jan. 7 two masked gunmen, brothers Cherif and Said Kouachi, murdered 12 journalists at the offices of the Charlie Hebdo publication in Paris, France.  1,665 more words

Student Perspectives

Opinion: 'Fake News' Is More Real

Our generation has lost faith in the cable news media. This trend has limited the demographics of each news broadcaster to people over forty and to the radical. 624 more words

Student Perspectives

Political Perspectives - A response to my letter to Phillip Hammond regarding Gaza

As readers of this blog will recall, on August 4th 2014 I published a copy of a lengthy letter that I had posted that day to the Foreign Secretary of the United Kingdom, Phillip Hammond. 196 more words


Regis Remembers 9/11

Junior Lani Michalke: “I was on my way to school. I was with my dad. We were listening to the radio and it was a comedy show. 214 more words


Paralyse, Neutralise, Stigmatise: The Master Plan Behind the GOP’s Legal Pursuit of Obama

While not implementing what I this week christened his Half-Arsed Doctrine in key geographical regions such as Syria, Iraq and Ukraine, or dithering over the growing… 1,077 more words

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Listening as a Transformative Methodology

I believe change happens when you have a personal experience that transforms you.  When we stay in our echo chamber and listen to people who think like us, we don’t really learn anything new.   151 more words