‘Sharia’ Doesn’t Mean What You Probably Think It Does, America

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Salaam Bhatti debunks some of the most prevalent misunderstandings about Islam and oppression.

The U.S. Government is Addicted to Drugs

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How much are you paying each year for their fiendish addictions?

If I Were an Evil Genius

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Entertainment is a powerful tool of control. Do those who own the media own you?

Gay Propaganda Wars: Russia & the Ukraine

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Alexander Lowe looks at the “phantom menace”, the subtle war of words and pictures being waged against GLBT people.

Dads, Kids, and Wearable Momaganda

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Let’s talk about pro-mom propaganda in baby clothes.

Questioning Culture: The Absurdity of Authenticity

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Culture is loud. Becoming authentically YOU means turning down its volume.

Questioning Culture: Our Addiction to Growth

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If you think the economy is more important than the environment, try holding your breath while counting your money.

Average Size … for a Black Man: Myths About Size, Racism, and the Patriarchy

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Myths about Black men’s prowess reinforce racist stereotypes about Black men.

Flyer: What Should You Do If You Find an Atheist?

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Satirical flyer created to help children identify and report Atheists in their community.

Steve Almond: A Decade of Magical Thinking. Excerpt from The Rumpus

Todd Riddle A small tribute to all those lost in 9.11

“One of the duties of the artist – not the only duty, but a central one – is to impel people to imagine the complexity of thought and feeling inside another person.”

Putin's Got a Pop Song

If I were the prime minister of Russia, I’d want an awesome pop song devoted to me. I’d want it played everywhere I went, and I’d want my young “in-crowd” supporters to scream whenever they heard it. And clearly Vladimir Putin agrees. His own private propaganda song is blasted at rallies and played pretty much […]

Your Friday Soccer Digest

North Korea hires fans to cheer for its soccer team. U.S. ties Slovenia thanks to a moronic call by referee.