Just One Black Mans Opinion
I think a lot of people don’t understand that when we talk about these issues—blackface, rape jokes, the appropriation of marginalized cultures, and so on—we are having an ethical conversation, not a legal one. There is no thought police. No one’s coming to your house and carting you off to Insensitivity Prison. But you, as a person living on this planet, get to make a choice whether you want to hurt people or help people. Whether you want to listen or shut people out. I can’t imagine why you’d choose “defensive shithead” over “nice lady capable of empathy,” but okey dokey.
GOP Congressman Proposes That Poor Students Sweep Floors In Exchange For Lunch

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WASHINGTON — Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Ga.) wants kids to learn early in life that there’s no such thing as a free lunch.

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Major Airline: Hell No On In-Flight Calls

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Delta Air Lines says it won’t allow passengers to make voice calls from its planes. CEO Richard Anderson says the airline’s frequent fliers believe that voice calls in the cabin would disrupt the travel experience.

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Report: Mississippi Children Handcuffed In School For Not Wearing A Belt

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A recent Department of Justice lawsuit that called the criminalization of school disciplinary offenses as minor as dress code violations so arbitrary and severe as to “shock the conscience” publicized some of the most egregious punishment at…

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“Saturday Night Live” on the Toomey-Manchin gun control compromise

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There’s no chance Joe Manchin ever thought he would wind up on “Saturday Night Live”.

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President Obama’s Budget Revives Benefits as Divisive Issue

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President Obama’s proposal to trim future Medicare and Social Security benefits as part of a deficit compromise could force Democrats to take an uncomfortable stand on a measure that is unpopular with their base.

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