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Political correctness

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Should we tolerate the intolerant, the racist, or the violent?

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religion and terrorism

RAJSHAHI, Bangladesh, April 23 (UPI) — An English professor in Bangladesh was hacked to death by machete-wielding attackers while on his way to work at a local university. Professor Rezaul Karim Siddique, 58, was killed by several assailants with macheteswhile … Continue reading

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feeding of xenophobic hatred by republicans

Despite the public rancor, immigrants are generally less likely to commit crimes than the native population. The current feeding of xenophobic hatred by republicans is going to end in something ugly sooner than later. The Trouble with Kate’s Law The … Continue reading

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cognitive dissonance and confirmation bias

Our own biases are invisible to ourselves. Friedrich Nietzsche said it well: There are no facts, only interpretations. Moreover, Fox News in the US, to give an example, has shown that unapologetic biased news is good entrainment and a commercial … Continue reading

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forcing balance where there is none

Katrina vanden Heuvel July 15, 2014 We’ve seen it in climate change reporting; we see it in shutdown coverage. Journalists should be unbiased, yes, but not brainless. Earlier this month, the BBC’s governing body issued a report assessing the BBC’s … Continue reading

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Climate change opinion

The Second National Risk and Culture Study: Making Sense of – and Making Progress In – The American Culture War of Fact When we reflect on controversial policy positions—“the death penalty doesn’t deter murder”; “climate change is a natural, cyclical … Continue reading

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global average temperatures

Wednesday, May 14, 2014  USHCN, adjustments, averages, getting it right. There has been quite a kerfuffle about USHCN adjustments. There was a WUWT post on reasons for the spike, a recalc at Steven Goddard’s site, and more here and here. … Continue reading

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nonpeople

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Allen Bernard West

Allen Bernard West (born February 7, 1961) is a former United States Congressman and current contributor for Fox News.[4][5] After a 22-year military career, he entered politics as a Republican in the 2008 election, when he ran for U.S. Representative … Continue reading

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