What should universities do about professors who make provocative statements, and to what extent should social media users get drawn in to the controversies?
Cross posted from Pruning Shears .
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Pierce with a tour de force :
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I go from the border here up to Odessa every three months- it's the nearest big city, about 250 miles. I get supplies, tools, get things repaired, spend the whole day there.
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Minnesota dad exposes racism in Prior Lake, MN
Bradley Knudson and his wife were celebrating New Year's Eve with their daughter and her friends when their daughter's friend alerted them to racist ...
Probably one of the most photographed aircraft of all time. For a 50-year-old design it still looks futuristic.
Few airplanes in history have the mystique of the SR-71 Blackbird. Capable of ...
Charlie Pierce lays it out:
So the president has set up a neat brawl among the Republicans with a move that has massive support even from most Cuban Americans. As we said before, very ...
I am on the spectrum. This is the first diary I have ever written that is going to be pretty much only political. But I need to let people know ahead of time that I am not trying to ...