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In our country right now, frustration, anger, and fear are running rampant, along with the scapegoating that inevitably accompanies those emotions. But know what?  If you are alive, you can make a difference.  Millions of people are striving actively on … Continue reading

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Bait and Switch: Psychology and Trump’s Voter Fraud Tantrums

by Roy J. Eidelson, PhD In recent days President Trump has, yet again, ludicrously asserted that millions of people illegally voted against him last November. Lies of such magnitude and consequence from the White House certainly deserve the attention and … Continue reading

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1984–trumped

Little Sister says, “Now is the time to read or re-read George Orwell’s 1984. It is available online.

1984 is a disturbing portrayal of perpetual war, massive propaganda, government control of the media, and ubiquitous surveillance. Published in 1949, it is a chilling nightmare of a novel foretelling a future … Continue reading

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