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Daniel Rosenberg And American Policy Constructs

  Iʼm Daniel Rosenberg. I’ve been told I’m a reasonably intelligent person. I donʼt follow politics much because I canʼt. Itʼs horrible.   We live in a democracy and the people are policy constructs whom shape the country. In actuality, we donʼt because we can’t.   Policy Constructs An extremely...

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Luckily, It Looks Like It’ll Only Affect People Of Color

  One woman and three men of “Middle Eastern” descent were removed from a Spirit Airlines plane at BWI Airport. The flight was headed for Chicago from Baltimore. After removal of these four people, Spirit Airlines deplaned the rest of the passengers and they are all now at the terminal...

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What Happens When Netanyahu Has Warrants?

From the Latin American Herald Tribune: Spanish national court judge Jose de la Mata has ordered the police and the civil guard to notify him if Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and six former Israeli officials step foot on Spanish soil, since their visit could reopen a case filed against...

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Governors, Refugees and the Constitution: Oh My!

More than half the nation’s governors say they oppose letting Syrian refugees into their states. Among these 27 states, all but one have Republican governors. Can they reject these refugees?   The Constitution The Supremacy Clause is a conflict-of-laws rule specifying that certain national acts take priority over any state...

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FanDuels and DraftKings: How Is That Not Gambling?

According to the National Law Journal: FanDuel Inc. and DraftKings Inc. are facing about 40 class actions claiming that the online daily fantasy sport sites fraudulently enticed customers into participating in illegal gambling. Lawyers on both sides are seeking to coordinate all the federal class actions, filed in 13 states,...

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This Is The Beating Ronda Rousey and Sportsbooks Took

Ronda Rousey released the following statement: I just wanted to thank everyone for the love and support. I appreciate the concerns for my health but I’m fine. As I had mentioned before, I’m going to take a little bit of time, but I’ll be back.   This was a beating...

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It’s Protest Season: Dartmouth

From a protester at Thetab.com Hundreds of Dartmouth students and community members participated in the blackout protest last night. I was proud to be one of them. It was inspiring to walk through campus all in black, and to see so many other students doing the same. But I didn’t...

Radical Islam

Sorry, We’re Not At War With Radical Islam

The same people calling for a war on religion seem to be the same ones complaining about it being called a war on religion. Afterall, how is calling the perpetrators of these attacks jihadists not broad enough?   Radical Islam A convincing case can be made that all terrorists by...