Tag Archives: University

Liberal Bias in Academia?

This is something you’ve likely heard before – academia is bursting at the brim with leftist intellectuals actively attempting to indoctrinate students.  Perhaps the version you heard isn’t so aggressive.  Maybe the university is filled with left-leaning professors and students … Continue reading

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CA Proposition 30, and Why I’m Voting Yes On It (and Why You Should, Too)

If you live in California, and anywhere near a university, you’ve likely heard about Proposition 30.  If not, here’s info from Ballotpedia: Proposition 30, a Sales and Income Tax Increase Initiative, is on the November 6, 2012 ballot in California as an initiated constitutional amendment.[1] Gov. Jerry … Continue reading

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Li-Young Lee Reads His Poetry

One of the best things about contemporary poetry in the United States and around the world is the presence of diverse voices.  Unlike a lot of contemporary poetry, which is inescapably tied to a familiar middle-class American sensibility, the poetry … Continue reading

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Noam Chomsky on Libertarian Socialism

As always, Professor Noam Chomsky has some interesting things to say on the nature of political definition, Anarcho-syndicalism, and its more general, more common identifier, Libertarian Socialism.  Here’s a video of an interview in Norway in 2011 where he discusses … Continue reading

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Romney Wants Fewer Police, Firefighters, and Teachers?

In a recent Huffington Post columnist and media producer Bob Cesca talked about one of Romney’s latest statements regarding President Obama.  Here’s the quote Cesca investigates: “[Obama] wants to hire more government workers. He says we need more fireman, more … Continue reading

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Why Be Green?

In one of video blogger The Punk Patriot’s recent videos where he updates his readers/viewers on his campaign for local public office in the Northeast, one of his supporters and friend (it seems, at least) answers the question, “why be … Continue reading

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Santorum Targets Higher Education

 GOP Presidential hopeful Rick Santorum seems to be making a career out of making ridiculous statements and slamming President Obama.  I’m sure an entire blog of some length could be dedicated to the silly things he says, but one of … Continue reading

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