Red Herrings: They’re Just Like Hitler

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A red herring isn’t a fish, but rather the stinkiest method to blow a discussion off course.

What Is Freedom?

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Freedom is–has to be–more than just a word or slogan. And it’s not what people say it is.

Faking It

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Who do you put your faith in, who might be faking their belief?

What Is Good Journalism?

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Using the U.S. Benghazi embassy attack as an example, Eric Sentell reveals the “echo chamber” effect in partisan journalism.

Some Thoughts and Questions About BDSM PR

TweetIn December while visiting his family for the holidays, Charles and I stopped by the Leather Archives and Museum in Chicago. The LA&M is a small, but scrupulously kept museum nestled in with a bunch of apartment complexes. The museum is identifiable by its sign bearing a gigantic boot, as well the resemblance of the […]

Is There a Rational Approach to Prisons?

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Our prisons, L. Edward Day writes, need to become a place for rehabilitation, not a place for punishment.