Kim Turner

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To Be Clear, White Supremacy Is the Foundation of Our Country. We Won’t Destroy It by Toppling Statues

From the white supremacist “rally” and terror attack in Charlottesville, Va., to the current president’s public defense of Nazis to the recent uproar …

When Left Meets Right

<b>QUESTION:</b> Salve! I speek english very bad. I speek french very well :))…but I don’t know if you too speek french. So…my question is: what is for you …

The Unfortunate Fallout of Campus Postmodernism

In a 1946 essay in the London <i>Tribune</i> entitled “In Front of Your Nose,” George Orwell noted that “we are all capable of believing things which we <i>know</i> …

The Reality Of Charlottesville

The tragedy of deadly violence that happened in Charlottesville will be used by the elite left to call for the further destruction of monuments to …

James Damore Was Right: The Inconvenient Truth Behind The Google Memo

Opinion<p>Posted: Aug 12, 2017 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p><i>“In my</i> …

The deadly conformity of the ‘diversity’ fanatics

In 2005, the Los Angeles Times hired me as a columnist. Barbra Streisand canceled her subscription in protest. Her real complaint wasn’t so much that …

I’m a White Man. Hear Me Out.

I’m a white man, so you should listen to absolutely nothing I say, at least on matters of social justice. I have no standing. No way to relate. My color and gender nullify me, and it gets worse: I grew up in the suburbs. Dad made six figures. We had a backyard pool. From the 10th through 12th …

Papua New Guinea

An update on our commitment to fight terror content online

A little over a month ago, we told you about the four new steps we’re taking to combat terrorist content on YouTube: better detection and faster …

Machine Learning

On LGBT, Evangelical Colleges At Bargaining Stage

An Evangelical professor really, <i>really</i> doesn’t like what Carl Trueman and I said about the coming “Waterloo Of The Christian Colleges,” in which …

LGBTQI

Summer for Progress

The People’s Platform<p>Right now, the status quo isn’t working. Millions of people lack health insurance, cannot afford to pay for college, and cannot …

Trump Administration

An Even Better Deal

At the 1932 Democratic National Convention, Franklin D. Roosevelt declared, “Never before in modern history have the essential differences between …

Middle-class

A Better Deal

<i>Better Jobs, Better Wages, Better Future</i><p>House Democrats are fighting to make sure that all working people know that somebody has their back. By …

Fighting

The Myth Of Black Capitalism In America.

Like<p><b>Like</b> <b>Love</b> <b>Haha</b> <b>Wow</b> <b>Sad</b> <b>Angry</b><p><b>1</b><b>1</b><p>(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) This negative myth that we have a $1.3 trillion dollar “<i>buying power</i>” is a white capitalistic lie that …

Star athlete felt ‘harassed, threatened’ by college after insisting her boyfriend didn’t abuse her

A University of Southern California student who was a star player on the school’s tennis team said she felt “misled, harassed, threatened and discriminated against” by USC’s Title IX office after she insisted her football-player boyfriend didn’t abuse her following a third-party accusation against …

Title IX

Star-Spangled Bigotry: The Hidden Racist History of the National Anthem

Americans generally get a failing grade when it comes to knowing our “patriotic songs.” I know more people who can recite “America, F—k Yeah” from</i> …

American Muslims Are Now More Accepting Of Homosexuality Than White Evangelicals

Queer and Muslim Americans are both marginalized in America -- making it crucial to form alliances.<p>Anti-Muslim activists often attempt to foment hatred against Muslims by claiming that Islam is inherently anti-queer.<p>While homophobia certainly still exists in American Muslim communities, as a whole, …

Religion

A philosopher argues why no one has the right to refuse services to LGBT people

Ever since the Supreme Court ruled in Obergefell v. Hodges that gay people have the right to marry, those upset by this ruling have shifted their …

Why We Need A New Label For ‘Climate Change’

Studies show that relabeling can make a huge difference in people’s behaviour.<p>Nineteen of the G20 countries have affirmed their commitment to the …

‘Star Wars’ land: A closer look at where things will be

Disneyland unveiled a model of “Star Wars” land this week at the D23 Expo in Anaheim. The area under construction is expected to open in 2019. Here’s …

Read: President Barack Obama’s goodbye letter to America

President Barack Obama released a goodbye letter to the country on Thursday, just one day before he hands over the White House to Donald Trump.<p>Here’s Obama’s letter:<p>Obama is about to be replaced by someone who questioned the authenticity of his birth certificate, who called him “the most ignorant …

The Hero’s Journey

<b>The Hero’s Journey</b> is a pattern discovered in mythological stories by the American Scholar, Joseph Campbell. Campbell maintained that all …

Marcus Aurelius's Thoughts On Motivating Yourself to Get Out of Bed

We all have mornings where we want nothing more than to stay in our beds, warm and comfortable, all day. If you’re having a morning like that, stoic …

California Bans Its Employees From Traveling To States With Anti-LGBTQ Laws

🙌 🙌 🙌<p>The Golden State is once again making a bold show of support and solidarity with queer people across the country.<p>California has banned state-funded travel for employees to four states that have enshrined anti-LGBTQ legislation in their law books since June 29, 2015.<p>The ban stems from …

How H.R. Giger Invented Sci-Fi's Most Terrifying Monster

Taschen's monograph on the late genius H.R. Giger took ten years to complete and is one of the most comprehensive examinations of the artist's inimitable work. In this excerpt, writer Andreas J. Hirsch explains why Giger's work is like a "Rosetta Stone."<p><i>The following excerpt from Taschen's</i> …

The Culture Of The Smug White Liberal

I have spent my life as a Democrat which probably isn't that surprising considering that I am African-American. One of the things that always attracted me to the party were the ideals of equality, fighting for the little guy and our openness to differing opinions, but lately I have seen my party …

Men Are Getting Weaker — because We’re Not Raising Men

Young American males are losing touch with a critical element of true masculinity.<p>If you’re the average Millennial male, your dad is stronger than …

Human Rights

Read Hillary Clinton's Historic Speech at the Democratic Convention

Hillary Clinton accepted the Democratic nomination for president with “humility, determination and boundless confidence in America’s promise” in a …

Hillary Clinton to describe nation's 'moment of reckoning'

<b>Philadelphia (CNN) —</b> As Hillary Clinton playfully batted away an avalanche of balloons Thursday night, she appeared proud, happy and reconciled to her historic moment.<p>She had accepted the Democratic nomination with "humility, determination and boundless confidence in America's promise," taking her …

Government

Now that she's made history, Hillary Clinton must build trust

Hillary Clinton's formal acceptance of the Democratic nomination for president came with a nod to her decades at the center of American politics — and to the introduction she still needs to make if she is to win in November.<p>One of the best-known women in the world since the 1990s, Clinton is …

Government

Read Michelle Obama’s Emotional Speech at the Democratic Convention

First Lady Michelle Obama gave an emotional speech at the Democratic national convention Monday night, arguing for the importance of black and female …