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Richard Wolff: “Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism”

If you pretend to understand or favor a particular economic model, such as capitalism, then you owe it to yourself to watch this video to get a refresher course from Dr. Wolff here to ensure you know what you are voting and talking and shopping about. πŸ™‚ Enjoy, hopefully!

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An extremely friendly, comprehensive, and illuminating interview with Dr. Cornel West.

So much knowledge and wisdom has been dropped here. So pick it up, ya scowly grabber!!!!!!!!!!!

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Free speech must be balanced with critical thinking and education or else it doesn’t work


Stop Letting Republicans Lie on TV About Climate Science from politics

Our ideas about free speech might need to change unless we become a much more educated electorate. There isn’t enough critical thinking on the part of the audience to compensate for and process the massive amount of deception and lies that are constantly broadcast by our private media.

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Florida teen brutally beats classmate he thought was gay because of unusual hobbies

A Florida teen was charged with a misdemeanor for breaking a classmate’s nose and damaging his eye socket because he thought the boy was gay for having unusual hobbies. Jaiden Muniz-Walls doesn’t identify as gay, but he said another teen has targeted him for hateful abuse since the 15-year-old started attending Pensacola Catholic High School five weeks ago, reported the Pensacola News Journal. β€œI feel like since we moved here, everyone looked at me like,…

Source: Florida teen brutally beats classmate he thought was gay because of unusual hobbies

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Politics Society

Trump supporter has truck torched and tagged outside bar in Portland suburb

A Trump supporter allegedly had his truck set ablaze and tagged with graffiti while parked outside a bar in the Portland suburb of Vancouver, Washington, reports KGW TV. Johnny Mackay was parked outside the Garage Bar and Grille in the suburb’s quaint downtown, which includes a number of record stores, marijuana dispensaries and breweries. Mackay’s truck had several Trump stickers on it, including one that said “Make Liberals Cry Again.” “People just need to relax,”…

Source: Trump supporter has truck torched and tagged outside bar in Portland suburb

Look, son.Β  It’s fine if you don’t understand what’s at stake here.Β  Just please do the right thing and mind your own business, don’t recklessly vote, and everything will be just fine.Β  ‘Kay???Β  πŸ™‚Β  Seriously.Β  If you’re going to place a provocative statement on your motor vehicle at least understand the implications of its meaning.Β  I make up that you don’t.

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Chinese coeds intent on flattening bell curve, or else! πŸ˜‰


TIL that cheating is so acceptable in China that the people will riot if not allowed to do so. Over 2000 people barricaded school staff while chanting "There is no fairness if you do not let us cheat" after students were confiscated of their cheats. from todayilearned

When test results supersede knowledge and comprehension, maybe? πŸ€” Also maybe a case of quality versus quantity?

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Brett Kavanaugh said he would kill Roe v. Wade last week and almost no one noticed from politics

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Missing the point


Stark Contrast from PoliticalHumor

It seems like to most Americans the only relevant question is which one of these sides is the winner, or should be the winner, or was the winner. In actuality that question is practically irrelevant. A more relevant question would be how did we end up like this? How did we come to accept a public forum where incongruities such as these are tolerated and allowed to exist at all?

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FBI arrests man who threatened to kill Boston Globe staff for criticizing Trump

FBI arrests man who threatened to kill Boston Globe staff for criticizing Trump

https://www.theguardian.com/media/2018/aug/30/boston-globe-man-arrested-death-threats-fbi-robert-chain?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_WordPress

Gotta hand it to the FBI! Good job, guys! πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ You give me hope! πŸ‘πŸ™‚πŸ•ŠοΈπŸ’œπŸŒπŸŒŒπŸ•‰οΈπŸ¦„

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God help you if you have a jury trial in the United States of America


Manafort juror: One juror prevented jury from convicting Manafort on all 18 counts from politics

You should read the comments from the jurors. The utter lack of reasoning is startling and frightening. They may as well throw darts or cast lots to determine the outcome. Use a Ouija board.