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Amazon Vikings On The Moon

 Except for the insults to my intelligence, this ain’t so bad…

I still feel the rope around my neck even though it’s gone. They “hemped” me. 870 more words

Science Fiction

Why is the world so obsessed with India's caste system?

There is an obsessive tendency to project the caste system as a form of social exclusivism found only in India. Clearly, not enough attention is being directed to the history of social hierarchies and exclusions in the western world, nor is the peculiar development of India’s social stratification under British colonialism being fully appreciated. 10 more words

Giving The Devil His Due

Yes towards him I have been most critical

Considering that he is so boisterously  hypocritical

but now I must admit it’s time to give the devil his due, 9 more words

Shooting an Elephant- George Orwell

The intention of this essay is to show the impact of peer pressure and following what the majority of society is doing.

  • “I perceived in this moment that when the white man turns tyrant it is his own freedom that he destroys.
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Pathos

Review: Shine

Welcome to Throwback Thursday! I hope everyone has been having a good week! Today’s throwback is Lauren Myracle’s novel Shine. 257 more words

Reviews

Title IX: A Social Problem

Title IX states that: No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance (U.S. 470 more words

Sophie Jone

Chart of the day: Major partisan dividing lines

The bottom line: The biggest partisan diving lines on major issues are refugees from Americans military adventurism in Africa and the Mideast and climate change . 31 more words

Politics