Tag: “The Intercept

Jan 28

In Praise of Skepticism

In Brief — The author recommends a healthy level of skepticism in examining the world around us, whether focused on the media or what you hear, read and see. [Written in July 2017.] ————————————————————————————————————————————– Honest Skepticism is a Virtue — Earlier in 2017, Donald Trump’s son, Donald Jr., and two of his trusted friends met …

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Nov 30

Surprise! America’s Racism Wins Again

In Brief—This is an examination of the evidence and facts in the tragic killing of Michael Brown by police officer Darren Wilson on August 9, 2014, in Ferguson, Missouri. The grand jury has found insufficient evidence to indict Officer Wilson. Such is justice in America. ——————————————————————————————————————————————- Ferguson: Business as Usual— Racism is politely defined as …

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