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The death of democracy? Why unintelligent protest may wreck society

The death of democracy? Why unintelligent protest may wreck society

Society-wide, people are becoming ever more tribal. And tribalism is as old as social groups, which is older than humans. So it’s no surprise that people are looking to find those who sound the most like them, and who they imagine will be the most likely to keep them in their heads when things go wrong. But the way that it’s manifesting is a particularly modern instantiation that I don’t think we’ve seen before. So protest is old and is…

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Mitch McConnell, Paul Ryan, and the Gravediggers of Democracy – SOME MORE NEWS

Mitch McConnell, Paul Ryan, and the Gravediggers of Democracy – SOME MORE NEWS

Oh, hi! I’m a news dude, and here is some of the more of the news: Violence in the streets, violence in the sheets… and packages, and… and s… and synagogues and stuff. Yes, over the span of a few days, three separate instances of right-wing white supremacist terrorism occurred in the United States, which isn’t new for the United States, but hopefully we’ll get to all of them. But let’s start with…. As of this filming, at least 14…

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White Nationalists Face Opposition At Protest In Fairmount Park

White Nationalists Face Opposition At Protest In Fairmount Park

CBS3 “EYEWITNESS NEWS”. NATS CEASE GO HOME! FIRM MESSAGE FROM COUNTER PROTESTERS AS WHITE NATIONAL LIFTS MARCH THROUGH FAIRMOUNT PARK. TONIGHT AT 11:00 THE PHILADELPHIA MAYOR IS SAYING ABOUT THIS PAIR OF PROTESTS. GOOD EVENING, NATASHA IS O OFF. I’M JOE HOLDEN. IT WAS CLASH OF IDEOLOGIES THE PROTESTS WERE LOUD BUT MOSTLY PEACEFUL. “EYEWITNESS NEWS” REPORTER ALICIA NIEVES IS LIVE IN THE SAT CENTER WITH THE DETAILS. JOE, PHILADELPHIA’ POLICE DEPARTMENT WAS MADE AWARE OF TODAY’S WHITE NATIONALIST RALLY…

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