The Republic of T.

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October 30, 2015
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Wingnut Week In Review: The Walking Jeb

Wingnut Week In Review: The Walking Jeb Jeb Bush says his campaign is not on life support, and he’s right. It’s long past that point. Bush’s campaign is more like “the walking dead”; lifeless, but lumbering along anyway.

October 27, 2015
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Today’s Links October 27, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Justice Kennedy Suggests That Kim Davis Should Resign "The rule of law is that, as a public official in … Continue reading

October 22, 2015
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Today’s Links October 22, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. What people don’t get about ‘Black Twitter’ One key reason why minorities and underserved populations have made inroads on … Continue reading

October 21, 2015
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Today’s Links October 21, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Obamacare saved my a**: Really, it literally saved my a** The Affordable Care Act saved me thousands of dollars … Continue reading

October 19, 2015
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Today’s Links October 19, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Are Americans Drinking Themselves to Death? Alcohol destroys more lives than all other drugs combined. Why aren’t policy makers … Continue reading

October 15, 2015
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Democratic Debate Proves Movements Matter

Democratic Debate Proves Movements Matter Once upon a time, progressives envied the tea party movement’s influence over Republican candidates and lawmakers. Tuesday night’s Democratic debate showcased how much progressive movements have influenced the candidates and changed the discourse.

October 13, 2015
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Today’s Links October 13, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. The Legal Murder Of Tamir Rice It should be increasingly clear that the police officer who killed 12-year-old Tamir … Continue reading

October 8, 2015
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Today’s Links October 8, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Toxic masculinity is tearing us apart: Christopher Harper-Mercer, 4chan and the fragility of America’s alpha male In the wake … Continue reading

October 8, 2015
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Ben Carson: Arrogant, Ignorant Victim Blamer

Ben Carson: Arrogant, Ignorant Victim Blamer I’ve experience one shooting in my life. I know that no one truly knows what they would do in that situation. Ben Carson had a gun pointed at him once. He should know better.

October 6, 2015
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Today’s Links October 6, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. An Honest Biography of Sally Ride Ride’s partner wrote a children’s book that I wish I’d read as a … Continue reading

October 5, 2015
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Today’s Links October 5, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. At bedtime, my daughter asked me if guns existed 'in real life' | Jessica Valenti I resent that I … Continue reading

October 2, 2015
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Today’s Links October 2, 2015

Here are some of the people writing about some of the stuff I wish I had time to write about today. Politicians Can't Pass Actual Laws To Stop Gun Violence, So They Tweet Prayerfully To promote the general welfare, members … Continue reading