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Conformity and Police Brutality

THE MUNDANE EXPLANATION FOR ABUSIVE POLICE PRACTICES

I want to offer a brief response to Redditt Hudson’s article posted in Vox today.

Hudson, a former St. 815 more words

Sociology

Greener, wealthier, happier: how Brazil has changed since 1950

It was a fearsome blow. It was the first World Cup after World War II, on home soil, and the country was desperate for international recognition. 833 more words

Political Economy

Writing Assignment 3

Symbolic Interactionism and Trickle Creek, Alberta

reality is seen as social, developed interaction with others

Background Information:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Symbolic_interactionism

Recent Magazine Article: http://albertaventure.com/2015/05/trickle-creek-wiebo-ludwig/

Your Assignment

(As writing inspiration) Take a look at… 118 more words

90 Percent of World Chemical Weapons Said Destroyed

The world’s chemical watchdog said on Thursday that 90 percent of the global chemical weapons stockpile has been destroyed, calling it a “major milestone.”

The stockpiles included caches containing chemicals needed to make deadly nerve agents like sarin, the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons said. 297 more words

Sociology

Anziz Ansari Explains What His New Book is About

Earlier today Aziz Ansari provided a little bit of insight into what his new book will be all about. It sounds like a kind of Malcolm Gladwell/ Freakonomics-esque look at relationships and soul mates. 334 more words

Comedy

What Do You Mean By That? —Part 1

What Do You Mean By That? —Part 1

“The beginning of wisdom is the definition of terms.” ― Socrates

Yes, I know.

The Bible tells us… 811 more words

Abortion