Tag Archive: Barack Obama

Review: Tricked Reminds Us of the Evils of Prostitution and Human Sex Trafficking in the United States

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Tricked: The Documentary, is a 2013 film about the horrors of prostitution and human sex trafficking. It includes interviews of former prostitutes, pimps, johns, and law enforcement who work in vice departments all… Continue reading

Barack Obama Reclaims American Exceptionalism

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In the first few months after Barack Obama was elected president, I was often reminded of the wonderful newness of it all. I’d brush my teeth, and all of a sudden my brain… Continue reading

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Held Hostage: Immigration Reform

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In 2012, President Barack Obama won reelection with a staggering 71 percent of the Latino vote. But it seems the tides have turned. Janet Murguía – the leader of the National Council of… Continue reading

What the Television We Watch Can Tell Us About Our Politics: West Wing versus House of Cards

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In 1999, NBC premiered Aaron Sorkin’s new series The West Wing, a television show that follows the life of fictional President Josiah Bartlet and his staff. It was two years before 9/11, and… Continue reading

I’m a Libertarian Who Supports Obamacare — Here’s Why.

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As a libertarian, I’m pretty big on limits to government power and highly supportive of freedom and personal privacy. However, I’m also reasonable when it comes to  laws and policies necessary for the… Continue reading

Friday Roundup!

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Happy Friday friends, We’re celebrating our first ever day of over 1,000 views — pretty stoked! Here’s what Jeremy and I read this week: Jeremy’s Picks Obama administration abuses against the free press. Huffington… Continue reading