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Fearful Familiarity

Fearful Familiarity

| May 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

After Trump won, my sister said we “were in the darkest timeline.” And certainly dystopia has its relevance in times such as these.

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The Age of Commercial Activism

The Age of Commercial Activism

| May 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

…I realized what had been bothering me so much about the Super Bowl commercials. Were these commercials really expressions of company values at all, or were they just what America wanted to hear?

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“Again”

“Again”

| April 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

What’s this “Great America” Donald Trump tells us we’re apparently going to return to? Does it even exist?

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Hate the Player, or Hate the Game?

Hate the Player, or Hate the Game?

| March 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

As we deal with the fallout of the election of 2016, the question on everyone’s mind is: what went wrong?

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Am I allowed to have a say in American Politics?

Am I allowed to have a say in American Politics?

| March 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

I think so, do you?

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The Case for Collectivity

The Case for Collectivity

| March 16, 2017 | 0 Comments

In which the author defends the concept of collective security.

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Silence, Speaking Up, and Social Media in the Age of Trump

Silence, Speaking Up, and Social Media in the Age of Trump

| March 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

A lot of my Facebook friends from home are Trump supporters. I don’t really believe anything I could have shared online would have changed any of their minds, but I wonder whether I should have at least been trying.

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Not Another Political Post

Not Another Political Post

| March 2, 2017 | 0 Comments

An open letter to my sister; how I’ve been feeling and coping for the past few weeks.

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Interesting Times

Interesting Times

| February 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

Like saying someone is “late” when they’re dead, “interesting” is a nice, sanitized way to describe change, upheaval, and conflict. No one wants to live in volatile times. Yet, in the past, “interesting times” generally resulted in progress.

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