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In the time of #MeToo and the Year of the Woman, Mormon Church president tells women to get off social media for 10 days - The Washington Post
“I don’t think this is telling Mormon women not to be political on sexual virtue. I think that would be the last thing you would hear from these guys,” Flake said. “I don’t think he’s talking about politics. I don’t think he’s talking about sex. I think he’s talking about focus — recalibrate your priorities; know what matters; and just detox.”
mormon  lds  #metoo  #believewomen  women  religion  social  socialmedia  politics  elections  election  election2018 
8 weeks ago by allaboutgeorge Obama in the History Books
Excerpted from the prologue of Kenneth Mondschein's America: The First Quarter Millennium, copyright 2026. Some rights reserved.
obama  politics  books  fiction  election  democrats  usa 
november 2008 by allaboutgeorge
Business Technology : Swing-State Voters and the Social-Networking Sites They Love
RapLeaf, which collects and analyzes information from across the Web, took a look at which of these sites the presidential candidates should target to court voters in each swing state.
social  politics  election  obama  socialnetworking  information  data  web  online  voting  campaigns 
november 2008 by allaboutgeorge
Marc Fisher - For Working Moms, 'Flawed' Palin Is the Perfect Choice -
"She's just as flawed as we are. It's not the fact that she's a woman but the way she does it all. And let me tell you: There're more American parents with unwed pregnant teenaged children than American parents with Harvard grads. She's real."
republicans  palin  parenting  feminism  women  mccain  politics  election  campaigns 
september 2008 by allaboutgeorge
Urban Legends Reference Pages: Barack Obama Endorsed by the KKK
"It's not surprising a spoof article claiming the Ku Klux Klan has endorsed the latter for President (since 'anything is better than Hillary Clinton') would gain currency."
president  politics  obama  music  interviews  hiphop  election  race 
april 2008 by allaboutgeorge
At home with the Doggs ... | Urban | Music
"The KKK gave Obama money." "Really?" "YES." "They was one of his biggest supporters." "I've never heard that." "YES. Why wouldn't they be? The media won't tell you that. They don't want you to know that."
president  politics  obama  music  interviews  hiphop  election 
april 2008 by allaboutgeorge
Washington Wire - : 50 Cent: 'Obama to the End Now, Baby!'
“To be honest, I haven’t been following that anymore. I lost my interest. I listened to some of the debates and things that they were saying, and I just got lost in everything that was going on [...]"
president  politics  obama  music  interviews  hiphop  election 
april 2008 by allaboutgeorge | Hip-Hop On A Higher Level | » DMX Here I Am
"So you’re not following the race. You can’t vote right?" "Nope." "Is that why you’re not following it?"
"No, because it’s just—it doesn’t matter. They’re gonna do what they’re gonna do. [...]"
president  politics  obama  music  interviews  hiphop  election 
april 2008 by allaboutgeorge
WaPo: Romney's Data Cruncher
"Microtargeting is trying to unravel your political DNA. The more information I have about you, the better."
politics  election  research  republicans  gop  2008 
july 2007 by allaboutgeorge
WaPo: Losses Color a Patriotic Town's View of the Iraq War
"At first I supported the war, but lately I don't understand what's going on. I don't understand why we're still there and getting attacked. But whatever they ask me to do, I'll do it."
usa  war  iraq  politics  election  alabama  military 
november 2006 by allaboutgeorge

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