Category Archives: Controversial

More than 1600 attend Buttigieg Iowa event that expected 50

from Morgan Gstalter of The Hill – More than 1,600 people attended a rally for Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg in Des Moines, Iowa, yesterday, May 16, after it was originally supposed to be a 50 person meet-and-greet.  The candidate has surged … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Controversial, Democrats, Gender, The Hill

A Statement from the University of Pennsylvania Regarding the College Admissions Bribery Scandal

Biting satire by Jessica M. Goldstein in McSweeney’s Internet Tendency – When we learned that at least 50 people participated in a massive college admissions scam, deploying fraudulent means to get their children into our nation’s elite universities, we were … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Education, Fairness, Humor, Investigation, leadership, United States

On Russiagate and Our Refusal to Face Why Trump Won

By Matt Taibbi in Rolling Stone – Faulty coverage of Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign later made foreign espionage a more plausible explanation for his ascent to power. Continue reading…

Posted in Controversial, Democracy, Donald Trump, United States

This Is What A 21st-Century Police State Really Looks Like

By Megha Rajagopala of BuzzFeed News – Far from the booming metropolis of Beijing, China is building a sprawling system that combines dystopian technology and human policing. “It’s a kind of frontline laboratory for surveillance.” This is a city where … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial

The Deadly Dance of the Eagle and the Dragon, Part 5: The Chinese strategy

By David Murrin, author of Breaking the Code of History – China’s President Xi is the most effective national leader in the world. He has been able to harness his nation to his vision of a new Chinese global empire. … Continue reading

Posted in China, civilization, Controversial, David Murrin, Donald Trump, Thought-Provoking Analysis, United States