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    And what & who exactly decides what the discussion "should be" about, or what should be the most important issue to confront?

    Those issues you mentioned aren't exactly mutually exclusive when it...
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    The swiftness with which certain individuals have co-opted "Lives Matter" --whether they put on a costume, or a uniform-- when it's very serious slogan meant to convey a life and death civil rights &...
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    Why is this happening? I'm not really familiar with Turkish politics or Ergodan himself.
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    http://i.imgur.com/djqwrUY.png

    Check this out.
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    I just wanted to comment that I read the letter yesterday, and it was completely heartbreaking. An amazing letter that must have taken so much courage to write.
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    This fucking country, I swear.
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    Whether Green vs Red elected to use the colloquial term "house negro" or even the dreaded, much ballyhooed "n-word" seriously or he elected to use it facetiously,
    Sure you could complain if you...
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    harriet's face would be so repulsed by the cotton it was printed on that your shirt would create a singularity,
    dividing your mind between the real world and an alternate reality where only the...
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    I thought my follow up made it more clear that it's my personal feeling, but I have to address this first because the rest of your post really runs away from my meaning.

    The statement you...
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    What? No. I think it's inappropriate to put someone who freed chattel slaves, who in lived in a time when slaves had a price value, on money.
    Black people were bought and sold with that same...
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    Ugh.

    Andrew Jackson was a terrible human being. But god how distasteful is it to put Harriet Tubman, who fought her entire life against a system of commerce that used actual humans as currency......
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    One: You're extremely wrong. The names of heads of government from over 40 countries can be found, including 33 people on the international blacklist for dealings with North Korea, Iran, and...
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    Well, fear not. There will be more.

    Don't expect many politicians or well-known figures, nor any major US Banks (much more of Mossack Fonseca's business came from other countries, with Hong Kong,...
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    The sheer scope of the data leak and its implications is simply staggering, esp. when one considers the impoverished nature of many, many, many of these countries.
    So much wealth being handled in...
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    fwiw, Trump was actually telling the truth about the stacking of the debate audience for this one.
    The RNC decided not to use the lottery system they normally use to decide the debate audience.
    ...
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    I have an overflowing number of not-nice things to say about Justice Antonin Scalia and his legislative legacy. Truly he was an acerbic, rigid man.
    I met him, I studied him: I shall not miss him.
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    You are just so quotable, Ubiq. :ninja:
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    Fuck the police.
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    *sigh* .
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    I think the problem here is you're approaching this from the angle of "how this affects me!" when this is not, in any way, about you.

    This has absolutely nothing to do with you.

    This does not...
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    http://i.imgur.com/6OzjSiD.gif

    I like you!
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    Thank you for your valuable contribution to this discussion. Please, don't stop here. :smile:

    --- Update From New Post Merge ---

    I'm gonna hope that my post was informative for someone who...
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    Did you read the linked article? What's old about a CIA report that was released today?

    CIA torturing is indeed "old news," - though I rather think it an evergreen topic - but the Senate...
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    In other news: the CIA Torture investigation is out, amongst which the wonderful highlights are:
    Torture didn't work and the CIA aggressively lied about it working!...
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    Your tone deaf post provides absolutely nothing of value, to anyone. Anywhere.
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    Nah, it's probably fake.

    http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/hoax-banksy-arrested-london-story-dupes-internet-again-1470861
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    http://goo.gl/710o89
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    Here:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LjGQaz1u3V4
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