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How Objectivism Won America

How Objectivism Won America | Leftist Politics | Scoop.it
The United States has drastically morphed from a country embracing humanistic ideals, a fervent passion that people are innately good, brilliant, and capable of extraordinary things, and that life will continually progress toward an ideal.
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Socialist candidate leads in Seattle - MSNBC

Socialist candidate leads in Seattle - MSNBC | Leftist Politics | Scoop.it
Socialist candidate leads in Seattle
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For the first time in at least a century, a socialist appears poised to enter the city council in Seattle, Washington.
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Food poverty: MPs call for 'delayed' food banks report to be published

Food poverty: MPs call for 'delayed' food banks report to be published | Leftist Politics | Scoop.it
All-party group says the findings of the Defra report will kick start a proper debate on the causes of food poverty in the UK

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The Thanks Economy: Companies & People Giving Back to their Communities

The Thanks Economy: Companies & People Giving Back to their Communities | Leftist Politics | Scoop.it
In less than 24 hours, households around America will be setting tables, gathering ‘round, feasting on turkey, and talking about what they’re thankful for.
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While other families will be alone because the constant drum of consumerism beats on and on and on. 

 

The Thanksgiving dinner for these retailer workers came from donations by the very customers they serve.

 

Because they work poverty wages.

 

For a company that posted $51 billion in pure profit this year.

 

In the richest country on Earth.

 

Happy Thanksgiving.  I hope the $30 discount on that ugly sweater was worth a fellow human's time away from their family.

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The Five: If Obama's Not a 'Real Socialist,' Does That Make Him a ...

The Five: If Obama's Not a 'Real Socialist,' Does That Make Him a ... | Leftist Politics | Scoop.it
Fox News' The Five kicked off its Monday afternoon show with a look at an off-hand comment President Barack Obama made at last week's Wall Street Journal CEO Summit. “People call me a socialist sometimes,” the ...
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I would argue that Fox News employs people with a 3rd grade education, but simple observance speaks more than any thesis. 

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So God Made A Liberal... - YouTube

A Tribute to Paul Harvey, a parody of the Superbowl "God Made A Farmer" commercial. If you'd like to help us produce more conservative videos, donate here! h...
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I understand the satirical intent behind this cringe worthy video. But, the tired cliches, failed attempts at humor, and simple misunderstanding of the word "satire" just exposes the laziness of the oppositions.

 

Oscar Wilde is weeping.

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