September 24, 2018
Gonzaga
Education

Proving your social justice chops to get into Gonzaga

January 28, 2018 Bookworm 0

Gonzaga University: Another college application and another dispiriting slog through the dreary social justice universe of American higher education. The college application process continues. All the colleges demand essays that subtly invite the student to explain that he, she, or it was “born a poor black child,” or “born a [Read More]

Weasel Watching

ID2020 – Government-Issued IDs – Global Governance.

January 2, 2018 Puma ByDesign 0

According to the ID2020 Alliance, digital identity (cards) is a human right, “Everyone has the right to recognition everywhere as a person before the law” and necessary to access basic services such as “healthcare and education, vote, and access other social assistance programs.” While in the United States, Americans have [Read More]

Culture

The Ghost of Trayvon Martin Takes a Knee

September 27, 2017 Proof Positive 1

Halloween is approaching and the stores are filling with candy, skeletons, and not a few ghosts. One specter once again raising its ugly head, is the ghost of Trayvon Martin. In addition to the Take a Knee controversy, or complementary to it, four NFL players have submitted a ten page [Read More]

Race Relations

Justine Damond: Transformation

July 23, 2017 1willford 0

By: Mike McDaniel   As I’ve previously noted, establishing an accurate time frame is absolutely essential to any police involved shooting investigation. The Minneapolis local CBS affiliate, using all resources available to them, has assembled this time frame: 11:27 p.m. — Justine Damond calls 911 to report hearing sounds of distress [Read More]

Race Relations

Justine Damond: Social Justice

July 21, 2017 1willford 0

Barack Obama caused a great deal of damage. Much of that damage is only now becoming apparent, and more will become apparent in the future. It will take many years to reverse the damage, and some may never be reversed; it has become the new normal. The Holder and Lynch [Read More]

Race Relations

Baltimore: Clueless

July 8, 2017 1willford 0

By: Mike McDaniel    Since the criminal trial portion of the Mosby-Induced disaster in Baltimore, willing observers have had a re-education about the nature of progressive governance. It wasn’t enough to destroy the relationship between the citizens of Baltimore and the police, between rank and file officers and their supervisors [Read More]

Education

Baltimore Schools: Inmates Running The Asylum

June 12, 2017 1willford 0

By: Mike McDaniel   As regular readers know, I’ve been cataloguing the many failings of government in Baltimore. Crime rates, particularly violent crime rates, are skyrocketing since Prosecutor Marilyn Mosby’s failed persecution of six police officers in the accidental death of local petty criminal and drug dealer Freddie Gray. While [Read More]

Nominations

Kathy Griffin: Head Games

June 1, 2017 1willford 0

By: Mike McDaniel    Deference: noun. Recognition of and appreciation for the position or authority of another. Respect: noun. Recognition of and appreciation for the character or qualities of another. Comedian Kathy Griffin’s recent miscalculation suggests the old maxim that there is no such thing as bad publicity—even bad publicity is good [Read More]

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