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Michelle Obama Whines: It’s “Very Rare” That I Get to Travel Out of America

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First Lady Michelle Obama is out of touch with reality. She has used the example of Chicago, and all of its violence, as an example of why we need more gun control, completely ignoring the fact that there is already very strict gun control laws in Chicago and it is one of the most violent cities. She has forced her own ideas of what a healthy lunch should be on the public schools of America, resulting in hungry and starving

Kony 2012: The Goal is Not Our “Awareness”

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In the West, it’s almost inconceivable that the universe doesn’t revolve around us. We believe the Americas weren’t “discovered” until a European stumbled across the land; the natives just don’t count, apparently. Hollywood has created dozens upon dozens of films about white Westerners going to Africa to save the Africans who apparently just need white people to lead the way. It’s just fascinating. The recently viral “KONY 2012″ video is a perfect example of all of this. Don’t get me

The Real Story About the “KONY 2012″ Video

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Nothing is more dangerous than a populist backlash. When groups of people begin chanting, reason of the individual often gives way to the mindless rants of the collective. Nothing could be more obvious about this than the recently-viral video put out by the political-activist group Invisible Children (IC) called “KONY 2012″. This video has gone viral, getting millions of views in an incredibly short amount of time. The organization exists to get a “movement” set up to apply political pressure from

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