“Oh My Darling Ebola”

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Taking his cue from the Gold Rush song “Oh My Darling,” Srgjan Ivanovik explores the political populism of Ebola.

Beyond Politics: Privacy, Disability and The Public Eye

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Erin Kelly examines Chris Hayden’s recent decision to publicly reveal the fact he has a disability, despite being US Senator Kay Hagan’s press secretary.

As Anti-Globalization Politics Fail, Nationalism Sweeps the World

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Globalization has a funny way of firing up nationalists—and racism, nativism and parochialism are the result.

Objective Correlative

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Borrowing a term from T.S. Eliot, poet and scholar Merrill Cole writes on duality and connection, the link between the poetic, the political…and peanut butter cups.

My Transman Identity

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Anthony Doubek invites you to join in the revolution of rejecting gender confinement and creating space for new identities.

On Ferguson and the Fragility of Black Boys

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Aliyyah I. Abdur-Rahman asks when the reproductive rights of women will finally extend to the right of black mothers having their children survive?

Dangerous Values at Values Voters Summit

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I perceive so many issues and so much material to critique from the recent so-called Values Voters Summit in Washington, D.C. that I find it difficult where precisely to focus.

Bill Simmons Getting a Longer Suspension Than Ray Rice Shows Everything Wrong With Society

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Let’s have a look at where the NFL really stands.

The Dinesh D’Souza I Knew Was No Tutor

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Dinesh D’Souza recently expressed joy at being required to do tutoring as part of his five year probationary sentence that includes community service. Tommy Raskin recalls a time when D’Souza mocked him for insisting upon the importance of tutoring.

What Affirmative Consent Looks Like

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How to give and accept consent without necessarily verbalizing it.

8 Ways Leonardo DiCaprio Proves He Is The Wolf Of Saving Our Planet

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Leonardo DiCaprio, once again stealing all of our hearts and saving the planet at the same time.

Pennsylvania Senator: “I’m Gay. Get Over It.”

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Senator Jim Ferlo put a face on the LGBT community when he publicly came out at a rally supporting Pennsylvania’s anti-hate crime law.