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Why I Support Presbyterian Divestment as a Jew

In a blog post two days ago, Yair Rosenberg wrote about a Presbyterian minister who committed “the interfaith equivalent of a flagrant foul” by …

Is It Moral to Watch the World Cup?

Adult Autism and Program Leadership: Yes, It’s a Big Deal.

Sur Mer 1 [Detail], mixed media, by Sonia Boue҆, 2014.<p>The dust has begun to settle a little bit from a recent incident at an IEP meeting where a …

A Radical Pro-Transparency Website Is Raising Money To Annoy Glenn Greenwald

The site, which was founded in 1996, hasn't published anything with the worldwide impact of Edward Snowden or Chelsea Manning's leaks. But Cryptome's documents provide a jarringly intimate and at-times quirky glimpse into the inner workings of government and industry. Want to read the course …

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A Look Inside the 'Men's Rights' Movement That Helped Fuel California Alleged Killer Elliot Rodger

How the rise of organized misogynist activism is hurting women—and men<p><i>This article was originally published on October 24, 2013, under the title: "A</i> …

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"The Invention Of The White Race" by Theodore W. Allen. Presentation by Jeffrey B. Perry

You are not allowed to read this blog

I've written about different things and different people, but surprisingly for a blog (which, let's face it, is pretty much the archetype of vanity …

The worst assimilation of all: How modern-day drag hurts trans women and achieves little or nothing of value

Ideas Whose Time Has (Belatedly) Come: Or, Political Science

“Rich people rule!” Didja know? Of course you did. But, according to Larry Bartels, political scientists just proved it. <i>Business Insider</i> has just …

On Pharrell’s “Happy”

I find Pharrell’s massive hit “Happy” really, really irritating. And, for that reason, I love it. In the same way that The Sex Pistols were Malcolm …

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MNDR - Faster Horses (Official Video)

Abolish Prisons! An interview with Isaac Ontiveros.

<b>By AK Press</b> | March 7, 2014<p>“We don’t see the prison-industrial complex as broken; we see it working very, very well at surveilling, policing, …

It's Time to End the Long History of Feminism Failing Transgender Women

Thank you for standing up for us Tina. We need more cis people willing to stand up like this if we want to make any progress.<p>I am a woman born and …

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Saturated with oil money, Texas legislature saved industry from pollution rule

KARNES CITY, Texas — In January 2011, with air quality worsening in Texas’ booming oil and gas fields and the federal government beginning to take …

The Replacements - Androgynous (REMASTERED)

Ableist Word Profile: Intelligence | FWD/Forward

<i>Welcome to Ableist Word Profile, a (probably intermittent) series in which staffers will profile various ableist words, talk about how they are used,</i> …

Twitter Breaks Rank, Threatens to Fight NSA Gag Orders

Twit­ter threatened to launch a leg­al battle with the Obama ad­min­is­tra­tion on Thursday over gag or­ders that pre­vent it from dis­clos­ing …

GCHQ brought down several Anons using their own medicine | Ars Technica

New NSA documents show UK agents doxxed, DDoS'd the infamous hacktivists in 2011.<p>NBC News has published new documents from the National Security …

Proud To Be (Mascots)

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E.RILLA- I'M GONE FT. CORBETT (Official Video)

Neil deGrasse Tyson: Science and Religion Are Not ‘Reconcilable,’ So Stop Trying

America’s favorite astrophysicist <b>Neil deGrasse Tyson</b> sat down with PBS’ <b>Bill Moyers</b> Friday for an extended conversation about science, religion and …

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The Questionable Ethics of Teaching My Son to Love Pro Football

Fathers and sons have bonded over football games for generations, but today it's harder for parents to ignore the growing concerns surrounding the sport.<p>Like countless other middle-aged American men, some of my happiest childhood memories involve watching professional sports with my dad. So it was …

Inside Verily: The First 'No Photoshop' Fashion Magazine

I remember picking up my first magazine when I was 11. It was J14 -- the teen celeb monthly -- and I devoured it. Every week, when it would arrive in …