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Never Underestimate 3.5%

Feeling down about the power of the Trump administration and the Republican Senate? Well, here’s something to brighten your day. The BBC is reporting a new study which shows that if just 3.5% of the population becomes involved with a protest movement, and if that movement stays peaceful, change comes no matter how hard the…

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Progressive Troglodytes

So here’s something interesting. Recently, we saw an article on the BBC website about underground farming. It seems there are some serious academics (we mean, very learned individuals) who are suggesting the UK could address some of its food supply problems by taking old coal mines and turning them into underground farms. They are quite…

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We’re Looking For A Few Good Reads

By Matt Blanchfield As always, the Web is full of interesting stuff this week. Among the best is: There is a nice opinion piece over on the DailyKos site this week. In Joy Reid Is Being HillaryClintoned. And By The Same People. It Is Sickening, ExpatGirl argues that Joy Reid’s allegedly anti-LGBT remarks on her…

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Cambridge Analytica: Back From The Dead

So we’ve got good news, and we’ve got just awful news. Here’s the good news. Cambridge Analytica is closing its doors. The ton of perfectly awful publicity it has gotten proved just too much for the lads and lasses of Big Data. (Don’t cry for me, Argentina.) Or at least that’s what the BBC, among…

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ICE: The American Gestapo

By Angela West   Editor’s note: This week we are honored to have a new writer among us, Angela West. She is currently a Ph.D. candidate at Drew University’s Caspersen School of Graduate Studies, History and Culture Program. She has a B.A. from Southern Oregon University in history and an M.A. from Drew University specializing…

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