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The Case for Impeaching Clarence Thomas
With new evidence that Clarence Thomas lied to get onto the Supreme Court, it’s time to talk seriously about impeachment.
clarence-thomas  supreme-court  nymag 
4 hours ago by lendamico
Pornhub Is the Kinsey Report of Our Time
“But where do the porn people get it?” I asked, arriving at the chicken-or-egg question of our time: Do we fuck this way because of porn, or does porn look like this because it’s how we fuck — or would fuck, if our asses were that firm, our penises that priapic, and we knew how to tie such elaborate knots?
porn  nymag 
21 days ago by s218611
Michael Wolff’s ‘Fire and Fury’: Inside Trump’s White House
One year ago: the plan to lose, and the administration’s shocked first days.
DonaldTrump  politics  KellyanneConway  SteveBannon  USA  NYMag  2018 
6 weeks ago by inspiral
55 Ways Donald Trump Structurally Changed America in 2017
These are the concrete actions his administration has taken to alter how the country works.
DonaldTrump  politics  review  immigration  migration  justice  environment  education  finance  consumer  foreignpolicy  critique  NYMag  2017 
8 weeks ago by inspiral
Sex and Silence at Yale
At my adviser’s suggestion, he wrote me a letter of reference for my Rhodes Scholarship application.
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If I had come from wealth, perhaps I would have had the confidence to speak out. But my father at that time made $35,000 a year; Yale cost $13,000. My mother had lost her job. My parents were going deeply into debt.
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She had called me in because I was spiraling downward; I had gotten a C-, a D, and an F, and was put on academic probation.
NaomiWolf  NYMag  academia  harassment 
9 weeks ago by nightcrawler
Andrew Sullivan: “Democrats increasingly seem to suggest that any kind of distinction between citizens and noncitizens is somehow racist” - The Unz Review
And this is one reason why I have dwindling hopes that the Democratic Party will be able to defeat Trump in 2020. Instead of adjusting to this new reality, and listening to the electorate, the Dems have moved ever farther to the left, and are controlled by ever-radicalizing activists. …
Immigration  Democrats  sullivan  nyMag 
october 2017 by HispanicPundit

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