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Alan Dershowitz speaks

‘We have got to get away from these racial identity politics’

po[twittervideo:2032929] Alan Dershowitz, a famed defense attorney and professor emeritus at Harvard Law School, says that the United States needs to overcome “identity politics” in order to unite the nation. Dershowitz blames both the extreme-left and extreme-right for dividing America through its focus on race. Dershowitz told Fox News that “both the hard right and [...]...

american flag with bananas

Election 2016 – America the Banana Republic

A “banana republic” or “banana” state is a term used in political science to characterize politically unstable countries. Often these countries are in Latin America and feature economies largely dependent on exporting a limited-resource product, such as bananas. Considering our status as a first world superpower, this depiction is not how we think of the [...]...

QB Colin Kaepernick kneels during national anthem

Take a Knee? What Kaepernick Should Be Doing

When I was in the military, “take a knee” was something NCOs would say to their troops indicating it was time to relay some information. In broader society, it has a different connotation, especially when it’s done during a rendition of the national anthem. Enter Colin Kaepernick and his national anthem protest. The bench-warming (until [...]...

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