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The American right rejects systemic critique and this is bad

Sometimes the problem is with the system and it’s not just a bunch of individuals failing to do things properly.

I had an example from instapundit with him mocking some woman who wrote about the shifts in mothering expectations compared to in her mother’s time (the 1970s in this case), but I can’t find the link anymore, so too bad for me.   453 more words

Culture

Liberal, secular and gay: Poland’s unlikeliest – and most interesting – rising political star

By Daniel Tilles

Robert Biedron does not fit the typical profile of a successful politician in Poland. He is secular, liberal and gay in a country that is among the most… 2,247 more words

How to insult a "progressive"

Islam

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Attempts to suggest that very different things are all equal will never prevail in the long run

Poverty, politics and mainstream media

Written by Amelia Ward

Upon the discovery that Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne has demanded Iain Duncan Smith, Secretary of Work and Pensions, to make even harsher cuts than previously planned, the Tory government have solidified their image as one of the elite ruling class who operate on a system that benefits themselves. 701 more words

Opinion

Cameron wins Greece in EU negotiation

A rather quizzical British Prime Minister left the Brussels summit, arm in arm with an equally confused Greek PM, Alexis Tsipras. Having promised to leave the talks with an improved deal for the UK, a sheepish Mr. 254 more words

Satire

the foundation

The Patriot Post · http://patriotpost.us/digests/36208
Daily Digest

Jul. 6, 2015

THE FOUNDATION

“Patriotism is as much a virtue as justice, and is as necessary for the support of societies as natural affection is for the support of families.” —Benjamin Rush, letter to His Fellow Countrymen: On Patriotism, 1773… 2,039 more words

Politics