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The Effort to Expose Fake News Has Created Another Serious Problem That Plays Into Trump’s Hands – Updated

Since Donald Trump’s win on November 8th, there’s been quite a lot of talk concerning the epidemic of fake news and its impact on this election. Specifically, how it played a vital role in helping Trump become president. Though as more and more people began to openly discuss the problem of fake news, another huge problem […]

An Open Letter to the Democratic National Committee from 4 South Carolina Congressional Candidates

We call ourselves the South Carolina Blue Brothers. We are four 2016 South Carolina federal candidates who believe it is critical to share our experience working with the South Carolina Democratic Party (SCDP). We believe our experience will help inform your decision to elect a new DNC Chair. Our names are: Thomas Dixon, U.S. Senate […]

Green Party Hero Jill Stein Busted Trying to Cover Up Her Praise of Bigotry-Driven Brexit

I recently wrote an article where I called out Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein for posting a statement on her website that spoke very favorably of the bigotry-driven Brexit vote, calling it a “victory” for people who are tired of a “rigged system.” Needless to say, I received a good amount of backlash from […]

10 Indisputable Facts that Debunk Nearly Every Ridiculous Gun Nut Talking Point

When it comes to the debate over gun and gun regulations, there’s a whole lot of garbage propaganda that gets used by pro-gun fanatics to try to defend their positions. For instance, their claim that guns have nothing to do with gun violence, that anyone pushing for sensible gun regulations is trying to destroy the Second […]

The Primary Wasn’t ‘Rigged’ Against Bernie Sanders & Here are the Numbers to Prove It

I have never been anything remotely close to a conspiracy theorist. One thing that the Internet and social media have done very well is make conspiracy theories part of mainstream political discussions, but I’ve found the people who buy into them usually fall into one of three categories: People who don’t like what reality is telling […]

There’s a Better Way: I’m Running for Congress in South Carolina

(Editor’s Note:  Please check out Arik’s Congressional Candidate website and consider supporting his campaign against Joe “You Lie” Wilson.)   A Daughter’s View Like every parent, I love my child beyond words.  I want my young daughter to have the best opportunities in a peaceful, industrious world.  I am running to represent the Second Congressional District of […]

Humanity, Not Quite Ready for Civilization: Reverence for Life in a Washed-Up World

The fifth and final part in a series that explores whether humanity is ready for Civilization. Click these links to read Part I, Part II, Part III and Part IV. Sometimes you have to break a thing down into its simplest parts to understand it afresh. At other times, you have to be broken, or […]

Humanity, Not Quite Ready for Civilization: Enemy-Making, Resistance is Everything

Part IV in a series that explores whether humanity is ready for Civilization. Click these links to read Part I, Part II and Part III.   Enemies. Imagine a world without them. Yeah, that’s usually how most genocides start. … Have you ever noticed that humans seem to need enemies? How, even in relatively peaceful […]

Humanity, Not Quite Ready for Civilization: MLK’s Audacious Belief

Part III in a series that explores whether humanity is ready for Civilization. Click the following links to read Part I and Part II.   Have you ever stopped to ask yourself what Civilization means? Nobel Peace laureate and philosopher Albert Schweitzer did. In his book, The Philosophy of Civilization, the great thinker writes: “We […]

Hillary Clinton vs. Bernie Sanders: A Debate Between Supporters

Manny Schewitz and Allen Clifton recently sat down for a debate about the frontrunners for the 2016 Democratic nomination for president, Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders. Manny is an unapologetic Bernie Sanders supporter, while Allen has made his support for Hillary Clinton perfectly clear. With that said, I figure it’s best to jump right […]