Nation Reacts to Ferguson Verdict, Systemic Racism
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Nation Reacts to Ferguson Verdict, Systemic Racism

Ferguson, Missouri exploded in anger Monday night, moments after the announcement of a grand jury decision not to indict white police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown. Despite the frigid temperatures, dense crowds gathered outside the police station in anticipation of the verdict. Police and the National Guard … Continue reading

America’s Foreign Policy Is So Shady, People Think It Formed ISIS
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America’s Foreign Policy Is So Shady, People Think It Formed ISIS

Hopefully everyone reading this has at least heard of ISIS. The jihadist militia, an unrecognized Sunni state, has been in the news for the past few months for its meteoric rise to power in Syria and Iraq. In August, President Obama pledged to take military action against ISIS to prevent the ethnic cleansing of the … Continue reading

Black Kids Don’t Have to Be College-Bound for Their Deaths to Be Tragic
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Black Kids Don’t Have to Be College-Bound for Their Deaths to Be Tragic

Via The Root: Another unarmed black boy has been shot down by police. Absorbing the ongoing news of the investigation Monday morning, I listened to eyewitness interviews and looked on as the media flashed pictures of Michael Brown, the 18-year-old gunned down by a Ferguson, Mo., police officer over the weekend. The repeated refrain in … Continue reading

If You Want to Have a Balanced Position on the Gaza Conflict, Don’t Support Israel
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If You Want to Have a Balanced Position on the Gaza Conflict, Don’t Support Israel

So you ignored the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Gaza for the past couple years and now suddenly you have to present a reasonable opinion on the current ground operation? We are here to help. The Israel-Palestine conflict is strange. While so many people try to be “balanced,” say that both sides are in the wrong, … Continue reading