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What Emergency Managers Can Learn From Joplin, Missouri

(Academic analysis of Joplin, MO tornado by Skyler Miller)

On May 22nd of 2011 the city of Joplin, Missouri was struck by the 7th deadliest tornado in United States history. 2,396 more words

Politics

Ten with a Provisional Member

The Junior League of Seattle is an organization of nearly 1,300 women who are committed to promoting voluntarism and to improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. 672 more words

Provisionals

I show you the internet!

You say, school.
I say, cognitive reprogramming.

You say, education.
I say, indoctrination.

You say, for the good.
I say, for the bad.

You say, force. 11 more words

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Qualified/Restricted Voluntarism

“The point which I should first wish to understand is whether the pious or holy is beloved by the gods because it is holy, or holy because it is beloved of the gods.”

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Philosophy

Can You Love Your Country but Hate Your Government?

“I love my country but hate my government”.  It’s a popular phrase, primarily among conservatives, though anyone can be seen expressing the same sentiment depending on who is in office.  868 more words

Christian

Top 10 Arguments Statists Make Against Libertarianism

By Christiaan van Huyssteen (@cvh23)

These arguments tend to be clichéd and sometimes immature. The people who make these arguments are not ignorant, but they tend to repeat ideas that sound obvious to them, because it has never occurred to them to question their own arguments. 1,739 more words

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