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My Own Tumblr Story

You’ll recall that Liberal Resistance dot Net has been steadily (some would say obsessively) following the recent affair of Tumblr’s decision to ban all “adult” material. The story means a lot to us because we’re opposed to censorship. Everyone here is a journalist, or a writer, or an essayist, or an artist…and free expression is…

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The Yellow Jacket Revolution

From a half a world away I’m trying to understand and explain the yellow jacket revolution in a context that is relatable to most Americans.  As they riot in Paris, and now across Europe,  the protesters wear yellow because it is highly visible and meant to be seen (or demands to be seen).  They also…

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More On The Decline Of Tumblr

As you will recall, we’ve been covering Tumblr’s recent (and unfortunate) decision to ban all “adult” material from its service. We’re appalled because it is pure censorship, and we were stunned that anyone at Tumblr would let it happen. However, we’ve learned that Tumblr has been going downhill for quite some time, now. Bonnie Kristian,…

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The Yellow Jackets’ Sting

This one we got from our friend Robert Folkner, who follows news from Paris with some intensity. As you know, while we’ve been focused on Trump, France has been dealing with some pretty serious riots. In particular, these are being organized by “The Yellow Vests” (so called because they wear yellow traffic safety vests while…

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Drama Free Obama

To everyone who hasn’t read my previous posts, I recently suggested that former President Obama should be nominated for the Speaker of the House position. That’s possible. A non-member can constitutionally be elected to that position.  He still has 2 years he can constitutionally serve as president if called up through presidential line of succession.…

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Alternatives To Tumblr

image by Nick Youngson  image source and cc license Readers will recall that Tumblr, the popular blogging site, has recently announced that all “adult” material will be purged as of 17 December. This means that a great many communities of marginalized groups have suddenly found themselves without a social median home. Fortunately, there are alternatives…

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Mueller Knows EVERYTHING about 45

So how much does Robert Mueller actually know about Trump and his Russian adventures? Pretty much everything, according to Carl Bernstein, the famous journalist. According to a recent story in Newsweek, Bernstein claims that now Mueller has more than enough evidence to link Trump, also know as Individual 1, to many, many of crimes involving…

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Melania’s Apathy Towards Immigrants

  By Chris Madsen There’s a reason I have been very critical of Melania Trump.  It’s not just because of her connection to Donald Trump. To put it simply she doesn’t have American values.  Traditionally, the position of first lady has been used to help display and model American cultural values and norms.  Her stance…

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