The Politicus: College User Generated Challenge {2014}

The Politicus invites YOU to participate in our 4th annual user generated college writing challenge.
 

Anti-Semitism on the rise in Europe

Anti-Semitism is on the rise once again. It first began with the Ukraine crisis when people went around Ukraine burning synagogues and breaking into Jewish stores.
 

Lofty Pursuits or Petty Lawsuits

The House Republicans could be pursuing solutions to the migrant youth at the border or sensible answers to our energy problems, but instead are focused on suing the President.
 

the Real State of Race Relations in America (It's Not Good)

Overall, when it comes to race-relations these days, Americans are as likely to be positive about the current state of the country as they are to be negative.
Boehner angry at Obama
 

Speaker Boehner’s Tea Party House just voted to sue a sitting U.S. President

Today July 30th 2014 the U.S House of Representatives made history today by pushing the lawsuit ahead to sue the President. House Republicans took to the floor of the House and compared the Preside
 

Upside Downtrodden - Episode 94

EPISODE 94 TOPICS: IT IS IMPORTANT TO SET GOOOAAAALLS!!!, APOCALYPSE IN SW PORTLAND, OPEN THE DOOR TO INTERNET FREEDOM, MAY THE FORESTS BE WITH US, MERELY A SCHOOL BOY SHOOOTING THIS TIME, REVERSE
 

Best Political Twitter Accounts to Follow

Out of pure self-interest I need to say @thepoliticus is a great twitter account to follow.
 

Fox News' war on Muslims Continues: Sean Hannity shouts at Palestinian guest

Yousef Munayyer is the executive director of The Jerusalem Fund for Education and Community Development.
 

Male Victims Of Rape

When we talk about the problem of rape and sexual assault we are usually focused on women as victims and men as perpetrators.
 

No, the glasses haven't made him smarter!!

Given his impractical and expensive deployment of the Texas National Guard along the state's border with Mexico, we can now be assured that his make-over, complete with the dark-rimmed glasses
 

The Bombs Bursting in Err

At first, it seemed it must be an accident -- why would rebels shoot down a passenger flight sending hundreds of families into mourning
 

What letter grade would you give #obamacare

B
40% (2 votes)
C
40% (2 votes)
A
0% (0 votes)
D
0% (0 votes)
F
0% (0 votes)
Total votes: 5
 

Why the Left needs to talk about Reagan

This article looks at the myths around Ronald Reagan - all the things the modern Right glosses over, and which, unfortunately, a lot of Liberals and Progressives have come to accept as a standard n
 

Monsanto Shill Mom?

From Webster’s New World College Dictionary:
 

Joe Scarborough Wrong Again and Again!

My big issue is that Joe Scarborough gets to bully his way to an incorrect comment on live TV reaching millions of people, then says he's wrong on Twitter. There's a big difference Joe!
 

Upside Downtrodden - episode 93

EPISODE 93 TOPICS: SUMMER OFF - WHAT A BITCH, CAN HYPNOTHERAPY HELP WITH YOUR DISDAIN FOR CHILDREN?, FREIGHT CRATE GROW BOX NOT JUST FOR DRUG DEALERS, RACIAL PROFILING IS FOR THE BIRDS (AND RATS),