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Speaking your voice and reaching out to your elected representatives seemingly could not be any easier than it is right now. Resistbot is a wonderful tool that allows you to painlessly communicate your thoughts, wishes, complaints, congratulations, anything you care to impart, to your elected representatives as well as other institutions, and it also keeps you informed of other important things you might want to know about as a responsible, conscientious citizen of the United States of America.
What a filthy piece of work this was.
I will be exhaustively annotating and updating this post going forward as it seems so important and pregnant with relevance and wisdom for our current situation and likely that for years to come.
Religious belief appears to have negative influence on children’s altruism and judgments of others’ actions even as parents see them as ‘more empathetic’
- The Princeton article in question: https://scholar.princeton.edu/sites/default/files/mgilens/files/gilens_and_page_2014_-testing_theories_of_american_politics.doc.pdf
- Same story by The Washington Post: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/monkey-cage/wp/2014/04/08/rich-people-rule/
- . . . and Business Insider: http://www.businessinsider.com/major-study-finds-that-the-us-is-an-oligarchy-2014-4
It’s tricky trying to orient one in relation to the other but I think commercialism is probably much worse than capitalism. Commercialism is what robs things of their value and purpose and denigrates everything you see throughout your daily life. It’s sort of like commercialism is the disease and capitalism is the elective procedure that is damaging to the patient.
I shall develop this thought later and drop my pronouncements here forth with. 😁
If you think you want to vote for president, please watch this movie first and see if you can learn from what happened last time.
CNN: More deaths have been associated with kratom than previously known, CDC study finds.
Nice juxtaposition, puritanical imbeciles:
According to the American Kratom Association, nearly five million Americans consume kratom safely each year.
kratom was a cause of death in nearly 100 people over a 17-month period — a higher number than previously reported.