Category: Politics & Government

American Muslims

Facts Will Make You Think Twice About American Muslims

  Facts are stubborn things and Josh Holland lays out a bunch of them for consumption concerning American Muslims. Islam’s 1.5 billion adherents around the world are highly diverse, and these facts are certainly illuminating and should (but won’t) dispel myths floating around about Muslims.     Forty percent of...

voters

Voters Are More Similar Than They Are Different

  Voters of the opposition party don’t hate America, they just vote differently than you. The Democratic and Republican Parties have been around for 150 years now. They are hardly antithetical to America. It’s unrealistic and frankly naively to expect purity out of politics.   How Bad Are They Really?...

policy constructs

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...

Netanyahu

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...

gambling

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,...