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Betsy DeVos Against The World?

Recently, one of the most questionable nominees in the Trump Cabinet gained the limited support necessary to be confirmed as Secretary of Education. The Senate vote resulted in 50-50 split, but Mike Pence fulfilling his duty as Vice President broke … Continue reading

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Fake News, Fake Problems: The Right’s Alt-Reality

Republican, or more broadly conservative, issues are no longer real issues. The “issues” and talking points that seem most important to the Right include opposing progress and reality itself. Their reasons for believing some of the things they believe can … Continue reading

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Conservatives: The Really Special Snowflakes

It’s easy to throw out an ad-hominem attack to simply dismiss someone along with what they have to say. Most, if not all of us are guilty of ridiculing someone while ignoring their argument at some point, but we try … Continue reading

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Standing Rock: A Modest Suggestion Of Strategy

A war is being waged right now against indigenous people by state-backed corporations to make profit from a dangerous and increasingly obsolete resource. The protestors and even journalists covering the conflict at Standing Rock are having false charges brought against … Continue reading

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Black Lives Matter Damnit!

Where the fuck do you even begin with this? I feel dirty for writing this because it feels like it’s politicizing tragedy. It shouldn’t be a conservative vs. liberal, but it kind of is. Fox and conservative media outlets spin … Continue reading

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Why Both Sides of The Flag Stomping Debate are Bullshit

Flag stomping seems to be all the rage lately and people are either completely against it finding the the practice disgusting and disrespectful, or think they are in the right simply protesting using their freedom of expression. But both sides … Continue reading

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It’s a Very Gay Day: Quickly on DOMA and Dragons

I got my news from Facebook this morning and thanks to George Takei I first read that DOMA is dead. I liked it and shared because it’s great news and I did the same thing with a bunch of the … Continue reading

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