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{My Name Is}…RACIST—Why Naming Our Problems Actually Helps Solve Them

Hey America, we’ve got issues. Time to start holding ourselves accountable for what we’ve become. Let’s get comfortable naming our problems.

Jessie Rosen
July 3, 2017
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MAD LIBerals: An Email to Your Politically/Socially Conscious Friends

Dear high school acquaintance. We may share a lot of [NOUN] about politics, but your [ADJECTIVE] expectations turn me into a very MAD LIBeral.

Zach Straus
June 29, 2017
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Donald Trump is the First Millennial President

Old folks just LOVE to make fun of millennials. But you know who else is entitled and loves Twitter? It’s official: Trump is the first millennial president.

Dennis William
June 22, 2017
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To Go or Not to Go? That is the Warriors’ Question

After winning an NBA title, the Golden State Warriors will inevitably receive an invitation to the White House. Should they attend or protest?

Monica McNutt
June 16, 2017
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On {Misanthropy:} Everything Is Terrible, Everything Is Fine

This week’s prompt has us drowning in our misanthropy, but Mike gives us a silver lining. Yeah, the world sucks, but that’s not new. Just relax.

Mike Stiriti
May 24, 2017
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American Nationalism Divides Us: Let’s Talk About It

In such a politically divided climate, it’s easy to classify everything along partisan lines. But a study shows American Nationalism is not that simple.

Kelaine Conochan
May 22, 2017
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10 Questions I’d Like to Ask People Paying Respect to Roger Ailes Today

Roger Ailes died today. How can you pay respects to a grotesque sexual predator who doesn’t deserve respect? Jessie Rosen has 10 questions for his mourners.

Jessie Rosen
May 18, 2017
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Here’s to the Notetakers: How Comey’s Memo Validated My Schoolgirl Habits

Are you the diligent notetaker at every meeting? James Comey’s memo shows that good record-keeping is more than just thorough. It’s damn necessary.

Kelaine Conochan
May 18, 2017
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The {7 Deadly CNNs}: How the Cable Network Built for News is Ruining It

CNN started as a noble news network. But as it rushes for ratings in a 24/7 news cycle, they’ve committed countless deadly sins.

Josh Bard
April 28, 2017
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