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An Open Letter to the NFL
From American Sniper's wife, Taya Kyle
SEPTEMBER 29, 2017 AND MAGAZINE IN SPORTS
Your desire to focus on division and anger has shattered what many people loved most about the sport.
Let's Not Compromise
Compromising on equality is always a mistake
JANUARY 14, 2017 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT
The anti-equality wing never treats compromise as anything but a temporary cease-fire
☕️ Aaron Stipkovich
I am not categorically liberal or conservative. Every sensible person or subject deserves equal consideration. Any other approach is the epitome of idiocy.
Insults and Women
Some slurs are wrong regardless of the target
NOVEMBER 5, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT
Coulter pretends the only issue is Trump's language, not that he's bragging about sexual assault.
I was more than a little surprised to see right-wing anti-immigrant, anti-Muslim, anti-feminist pundit Ann Coulter was almost right about something...
#Ann Coulter #Donald Trump #Sexual Harassment #Gendered Insults #Feminism
a Single Man-Firth's Fab
A Single Man-Be Careful What You Wish For
SEPTEMBER 19, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN ENTERTAINMENT
Has this ever happened to you? There's a movie that you want to see, know your should see, and then
Has this ever happened to you? There's a movie that you want to see, know your should see, and then life gets in the way and you forget about it. ...
#Firth #Kennedy #Cuba #Goode #Moore #Homosexuality
a Psychology Primer
The system is flawed, incomplete and simplistic
SEPTEMBER 11, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN STIPKO LIVE
Good historians, I suspect, whether they think about it or not, have the future in their bones.
Democracy Pronounced Dead
I dread the next four years.
SEPTEMBER 5, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT
If it’s not the end of American Democracy (Republic), it’s the dormancy of it.
the Bodies Pile Up
Can we try not shooting either side?
JULY 19, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT
If I were cynical, I'd say screams of outrage from Walsh and King are a double standard.
"Don't shoot cops" is a sensible reaction to the recent sniper deaths of five policemen at a Black Lives Matter protest in Dallas. "Don't criticize...
#Cops #Dallas #Black Lives Matter #Police Shootings #James Comey
Immigration and Terror
How our leaders are spawning catastrophe
JULY 19, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN TALK BORDER
In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act. --George Orwell
This administration has consistently acted in ways that show utter contempt for American lives and utter contempt for the Constitution and the Rule of...
#Immigration #Terrorism #Illegal #Isis #Mexico
a Look Back at Policing
I wrote this piece about police performance in 2009
JULY 19, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT
The Henry Gates Controversy of 2009 hasn't changed the basic issue.
Reader's Note: I wrote this column back in July of 2009 after the Henry Gates controversy. Gates, a black Harvard scholar, was detained by police in...
#Police #Henry Gates #James Crowley #Arrest #Discrimination
A hindsight perspective on Iraq War. Do you agree?
MAY 2, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT
The conquest of Iraq is only the beginning I predicted.
Punishing the Mother
A lot of pro-lifers are fine with that
APRIL 7, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN COLUMNS
Consider the simple fact that the law already punishes mothers for getting abortions.
The right-to-life movement is shocked, shocked and appalled that Donald Trump says women should be punished for abortion along with the doctor....
#Abortion #Womens Rights #Ted Cruz #Right To Life #Protest
Ageism Safe Hate
Get right in their face
FEBRUARY 28, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN COLUMNS
Age discrimination is the only safe form of discrimination left.
I’m going to start a movement. Seniors be warned. It’s time to stand up and demand justice. I’m calling on all senior citizens to object. Raise...
#Seniors #Age Discrimination #Racist #Bigot #Activist
the End Of Europe?
Technically It Seems Possible
JANUARY 20, 2016 AND MAGAZINE IN FOREIGN POLICY
Just yesterday American news agencies seemed to agree that Europe has 2 months to save itself.
We're at the dawn of the genetic age, but to get there Europe has pawned Nuclear and Digital revolutions while trading the industrial revolution at...
#Revelation #Europe #Russia #Nato #Dmitry Medvedev
Some conservatives say it doesn't exist
NOVEMBER 30, 2015 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT
In the 20th and 21st century, pretty much everyone has adopted terrorism at some point.
Dealing With Feelings
Emotions don't prove who's wrong
OCTOBER 28, 2015 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT
An argument that crops up repeatedly is that when men snap and shoot things up, it's women's fault
Cosby Rape Apologists
A look at some bad excuses
SEPTEMBER 14, 2015 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT
Condemning someone for drugging women to get sex isn't a matter of Puritanism
Some conservatives insist we have it on their terms.
AUGUST 11, 2015 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT
I'm capable of grasping that people who disagree with me aren't necessarily blind to the truth...
Violence Begats Violence
Violence in Baltimore didn't start with the protests.
APRIL 30, 2015 AND MAGAZINE IN THE LEFT
The bar for launching a revolution has to be set high, but how high?
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