How To Survive As A Liberal In A Conservative Family

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Liberal In A Conservative Family

My parents have never been happy with my choice to go to UC Berkeley.  I remember when I first told them I was ecstatic.  I was jumping out of my chair and expecting them to do the same, after all, I had friends that told me that had been their experience.  But I have a conservative family.  My mother's response upon hearing the news was to ask, "but do you really want to go there?"  I'm really not sure why I expected anything different really....

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Pictures And Reflection From The Milo Protest In Berkeley

Berkeley Protest Sign

Wednesday Night was a wild and insane time to be here in Berkeley.  The Berkeley Protest over alt-right speaker Milo Yiannopoulos appearing on campus started as a relatively normal affair.  We are by no stretch unaccustomed to protests on campus, and in the beginning this one seemed like any other, albeit much, much larger.  Yesterday Morning I woke up to a tweet by the moron in chief insinuating that he would withdraw our federal funds because apparently we don't support free...

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Steven Hayward Refuses To Condemn Anti Transgender Speech By Milo Yiannopolous

As most have heard by now yesterday was a very interesting day at UC Berkeley (to say the least).  Before the protest I was standing near the Berkeley College Republicans Tent on Sproul Plaza listening to the arguments.  It was the usual, the Republicans recorded the entire thing, of which I'm sure 90% will be edited out when they post it, and when asked simple questions like why does the ban not include the countries Trump does business with (where 94% of terrorist attacks in the U.S....

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Climate Change Denier Steven Hayward Now Teaching At UC Berkeley. And I Am In His Class.

Now that I've sworn off writing about conspiracy nut and health "guru" Mike Adams, I feel a deep desire to find a new target.  I mean, this blog is meant to be a rebuttal, and a rebuttal requires that a statement or claim be made to respond to.  Luckily enough, in my little corner of the internet where the white supremacists, anti-vaxxers, Christian fundamentalists and 9/11 truthers abound, there is no shortage at all.  And O recently found a perfect candidate, Steven Hayward.

So why...

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