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Why Robert George Is the Chris Christie of Conservative Intellectuals

The prominent thinker has a familiar and unfortunate blind spot when it comes to Jihad and Sharia.

How I became homeless

One mistake (not mine), and I'm inside a nightmare. Three kids, no house and too many nights on borrowed mattresses

The “Star Wars” holiday special George Lucas wants to smash every copy of with a sledgehammer

Once upon a time, in a galaxy not so far away, CBS aired a holiday show about Chewie's family. Lucas still hates it

My atheist Christmas: How I overcame my personal struggle with the holiday

The holiday and its religious trappings used to offend me deeply. Here's how I overcame my feelings of oppression

Bill O’Reilly’s spoiling my Christmas: Why his nonsense undermines the holiday I love

With every predictable rant by the human outrage machines, the holiday loses a little magic for me. Here's why

Today Is the 100th Anniversary of the WWI Christmas Truce

This story first appeared on the TomDispatch website. Go to war and every politician will thank you, and they'll continue to do so—with monuments and statues, war museums and military cemeteries—long after you're dead. But who thanks...Show More Summary

Your Magic Charm

Cut out and keep a little bit of finely granulated sandpaper with you at all times. Let it be your magic charm, helping you, bit by bit, day by day, rub out all the corporations in your life. Aesthetico #117 corporations Read more on

What Cuba Didn’t Have to Do: Christie Wants Tupac’s Grandmother Extradited

Cop killer now, according to an official of the Cuban government, "persecuted" and living under political asylum.

“The Nutcracker’s” disturbing origin story: Why this was once the world’s creepiest ballet

From pedophilic godfathers to gruesome seven-headed mice, the first versions of the classic ballet were — different

The most awkward sex ever? 8 epic holiday hookup tales

"I asked if he wanted to have sex — while he was talking about his dad having a stroke"

Ismaaiyl Abdullah Brinsley, and Jihad Against Police

Media has avoided talk of the cop-killer's Muslim background and motivations.

“Selma”: A riveting, timely civil-rights drama brings Martin Luther King’s struggle back to life

David Oyelowo's complex MLK portrayal anchors Ava DuVernay's thrilling and eerily relevant drama of Alabama in 1965

The Year in Uber scandals: A surge-priced cruise through the company’s biggest controversies

2014 was the year investor Peter Thiel called Uber the “most ethically-challenged company in Silicon Valley"


(This document refutes the line dissent of comrade Jhinuk –Sarbaharapath) ? If line is correct, weaker force may get stronger; if it has no armed force, then it can establish it; if it has no political power, then it can achieve that. If line is wrong, revolution will be hampered and pre-achieved gains will [...]

Peoples War in India Clippings 24/12/2014

Maoists allege IED blasts aimed at discrediting revolutionaries IMPHAL, December 23: The Maoist Communist Party, Manipur, has stated that it is closely monitoring the `colonial policy of the Indian State` in which it causes bomb explosions in public places specially targeting innocent people to defame revolutionaries of Manipur. It added that the party [...]

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