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So Very Sad But True America we have a problem


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As much as we all love a stunning tracking shot or an impeccably stylized thriller, even the most discerning cinephiles have to admit: Sometimes, ...

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Left: King is ready for a mug shot in Montgomery, Alabama, after his 1956 arrest while protesting the segregation of the city's buses.

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In this essay, I want to share with you a tiny theory of what it means to be American. It is up to you to judge, as ever, whether it carries any ...

Of all the funny, strange, and backwards myths that need undoing in America, none is more deeply ingrained — and hence more fiercely held — than this one.

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“We're going to have to redesign the social compact,” Obama said. “And I know how to build a bridge to that new social compact.”

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Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on September 27, 2018. Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images. I was ...

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When we have faced down impossible odds; when we've been told that we're not ready, or that we shouldn't try, or that we can't, generations of Americans ...

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So even if I loved that person's music or writing or painting or speeches it doesn't hit me hard at all.

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We've become now an oligarchy instead of a democracy. And I think that's been the worst damage to the basic moral and ethical standards of the American ...

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Asian American men: they're here, they're loud and they aren't going anywhere.

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... to protect her children from gay propaganda, and wish the U.S. would pass similar laws. We have inserted here some of these comments, basically “as is”.

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Clearly, some people are single because they choose to be. They are simply not interested in being in a serious relationship at this time in their life.