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So Jesse Jackson did an "Ask Me Anything" on Reddit.

It did not go well,

He was called a race baiter, extortionist, and was made fun of for having a son in prison.  The top question is below, as you can see the redditors were pretty harsh.

Sometimes the News is the News [Just Because We Hear About It Doesn't Mean It Isn't True]

It’s been a big week or two. Like 1960s level big,  particularly in the context of all other social-political issues going on in America. On the one hand the supreme court finally stepped in and cleared up the matter for the divisive states by making gay marriage legal in all 50 states. 858 more words


Why Are Beggars Despised? by George Orwell

Why Are Beggars Despised? by George Orwell – disinformation.


By Marcie Gainer

on June 29, 2015

via Reddit (r/books):It is worth saying something about the social position of beggars, for when one has consorted with them, and found that they are ordinary human beings, one cannot help being struck by the curious attitude that society takes towards them. 452 more words