On Political Correctness

We always hear complaints about Political Correctness hindering Free Speech, and attacking Political Correctness is a Standard stance of people who feel they are being oppressed. However, the entire reason for Political Correctness is to stop oppression, harrasment, bullying, belittling, racism, bigotry, misogyny, etc. The main two groups involved are ususally the Liberals on one … Continue reading On Political Correctness

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Dread Locks & Cultural Appropriation

I've been in the midst of some very heated debate on quite a few examples of things happening recently from the way stars dress to music to hairstyles that just really set people off about Cultural Appropriation. One of the biggest debates was centered on Dread Locks. African Americans often believe that other people should … Continue reading Dread Locks & Cultural Appropriation

Sons of Anarchy & The Walking Dead – The Brutal Disregard of Asians | Racism & The True Irish

On Both SOA & TWD, the most violent and brutal scenes, possibly in television history, were perpetrated against Asian men. In TWD, Glenn Rhee (portrayed by Asian American Steven Yeun) is killed in perhaps the most brutal display in the history of television. Honestly, I haven't watched the show since Glenn died, but Glenn was … Continue reading Sons of Anarchy & The Walking Dead – The Brutal Disregard of Asians | Racism & The True Irish

Snowden

  Edward Snowden is a hero. An American Hero, a Hero for Americans, a Hero for the World, and a Hero for Truth and Justice. The only enemy of America is those individuals in power who seek to usurp our freedoms and liberties in the name of our own security, claiming to know what's best … Continue reading Snowden

The End of the Internet: Freedom of Speech, Moderators, Propaganda and Government Control

In the early days of the internet, most all communications between people far away who didn't know each other happened via IRC. It was truly as free as it could be. Few people in society had the skill or technical savvy to use IRC, simply because computers were mostly an enigma to people, and most … Continue reading The End of the Internet: Freedom of Speech, Moderators, Propaganda and Government Control

Confederate Monuments: Art & Culture or American Anti-Culture

Should Confederate Monuments of the Southern United States, erected to extol Southern Leaders of the anti-U.S. Confederacy decades after their failed coup and ultimate demise, be protected, defended, preserved or even cherished? Should they be held as "Art" pieces worth anything more than a Statue of Hitler in Germany or Israel, a statue of a … Continue reading Confederate Monuments: Art & Culture or American Anti-Culture

The Real America

America was created by people fleeing the Extremist Religious Persecution in England, to Amsterdam. In Amsterdam they, whilst hiding in exile, they learned of the importance of liberty, freedom, tolerance, acceptance, open-mindedness, and how important it was to treat each other as equal and with respect, regardless of their differences in religion, personal beliefs, culture … Continue reading The Real America