Anarchism, explained

Anarchism, explained

The Conversation Whenever public protests ignite into violent behaviour, the mainstream media are often quick to refer to “anarchy” and to “anarchists”. Those who are referred to as anarchists are protesters who burn tires or engage in battles with the police. In this narrative, anarchists are lawless hooligans and anarchy is about chaos and pointless

‘It is an outrages’: Illiterate racist trolls greet Obama’s arrival on Facebook with complaints and Trump chants

‘It is an outrages’: Illiterate racist trolls greet Obama’s arrival on Facebook with complaints and Trump chants

Travis Gettys President Barack Obama finally joined Facebook, and he was welcomed to the ubiquitous social media platform by both fans and critics. He invited Facebook users to take a video tour of the White House lawn — and the haters, well, hated that. “Thanks for nothing!” complained Devin Lowrance. “I have a back yard

Salman Rushdie: Universities should be a ‘safe space’ for controversial ideas

Salman Rushdie: Universities should be a ‘safe space’ for controversial ideas

Eric W. Dolan Author Salman Rushdie thinks universities in the United States should stop coddling students. Rushdie described political correctness on U.S. college campuses as nonsense that needed to be “rejected as firmly as possible” while accepting a Chicago Tribune 2015 Literary Award on Saturday. He noted that some Christian students at Duke University refused to

Federal agents bust up plot by Virginia white supremacists to shoot up black churches to start a race war

Federal agents bust up plot by Virginia white supremacists to shoot up black churches to start a race war

Tom Boggioni Three Virginia white supremacists have been taken into custody for allegedly plotting to shoot up black churches and Jewish synagogues in anticipation of the what they believe is the “coming race war,” WTVR reports. According to court documents, the FBI claims that Robert Doyle, Ronald Beasley Chaney and Charles Halderman were planning the

Georgia dentist leaves kid’s mouth ‘pouring blood’ — but he’s still practicing despite 50 complaints

Georgia dentist leaves kid’s mouth ‘pouring blood’ — but he’s still practicing despite 50 complaints

Travis Gettys Dozens of parents have complained that a Georgia dentist ruined their children’s teeth or caused them pain — but the state licensing board waited about three years after a criminal investigation was launched to take any action. Nicole Carter said her daughter, Somer, was about 1 1/2 years old when Dr. Maheshvar Patel