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Comrade Corbyn

Whilst, the press are getting caught up in the excitement of it all, Corbyn is refusing to lay the blame directly on Russia, as the evidence does not prove that the Kremlin was involved. 73 more words

Political Writing

Polemics: A remedy for fake news?

A short article about the long neglected writing medium of polemics, and how it may help combat the fake news epidemic that plagues modern politics and journalism. 684 more words


How to Pick Up $40 In Cash Without A Car & A 2018 Resolution Going Strong

Like love & cherry blossoms in spring, talk of getting rich is in the air these days!

Yet it’s not spring in America. It’s still the dead of winter. 1,501 more words

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Post-Truth Finger-pointing

Post-Truth: The New War on Truth and How to Fight Back, by Matthew d’Ancona

After three books were published on our post-truth world in the same week, I picked this one. 316 more words


"when they call you a terrorist" by patrisse khan-cullors and asha bandele

“But there is nowhere that they can be or feel safe. No place where there are jobs. No city, no block, where what they know, all they know, is that their lives matter, that they are loved. 1,043 more words


Ammiel in the Mountains

Ammiel and the Mountains

In the early eighties a friend went to Greenham Common to protest against the cruise missiles. When she got home, Mel told me about the mixture of experience: serious women sharing ideas and feelings in a community of tents outside the missile base.  1,570 more words

The Let Down of All Let Downs: Political Figures

It is election night 2008.

I, then eight years old, am sitting in front of the TV staring at a man who looks like the people around me: black. 888 more words