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24-hour Political Writing Contest
 

24-hour Political Writing Contest

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This is a simple contest. Create an article on The Politicus and if your article gets 500 total shares in 24-hours you win $100. Keep in mind, we will share your article as well to give you a head...

 

Obama Gives Federal Aid To Flood-Ravaged West Virginia Instead Of ‘Thoughts And Prayers’

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The people of West Virginia are struggling after flooding destroyed homes, cut off electricity to thousands, and killed 24. West Virginia climatologist Kevin Law said the flood is the third-deadliest...

 

Professor Factually Tweets On Trump Rally–Responses From Republicans Will Make You Ill

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Jared Yates Sexton is a college professor who teaches creative writing at Georgia Southern University. Normally he spends his time outside of the classroom writing fiction novels, but with the ramp...

 

Obama Drops A HUGE F*ck You On Republicans Demanding He Answer For Benghazi

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For more than two years, the Republican Party has been “investigating” the Benghazi terrorist attack that left four Americans dead. For more than two years they have wasted our taxpayer dollars on a...

 

WATCH: George Will BURIES Donald Trump On Fox With This Simple Observation

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After Donald Trump threw a temper tantrum on Twitter about George Will leaving the Republican Party, Will went on Fox New Sunday and elegantly burned him to the amusement of his fellow panelists. The...

 

Texas Mom Murders Family With Gun She Said She Needed To Protect Them (VIDEO)

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Texas mother Christy Byrd Sheats was a proud supporter of the Second Amendment, and a critic of Democratic party proposals for common sense gun laws, as she posted on her Facebook timeline in March...

 

WATCH: Jan Brewer Loses Her Sh*t Because President Obama Called Trump A Bigot

If you don’t like being called a bigot or a racist then just stop being one. That’s a simple solution but former Arizona Governor Jan Brewer would rather just bitch about it instead. And she did just...

 

Bigoted Trump Is Greeted With LGBT And Mexican Flags At His Scotland Golf Course

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Delete your golf course, Donald. Nobody likes you. As Donald Trump landed on his Scottish golf resort via helicopter on Saturday area residents were quick to protest the Republican nominee by waving...

 

We Should Call Brocialism What It Is — White Populism

Last week, officially lost the Democratic Party’s nomination. He lost by every measure — the popular vote, the pledged delegates count, and the superdelegate count. was...

 

WATCH: Trump Fans Confess They’d Still Support Him Even If He Did THIS (VIDEO)

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Donald Trump supports have earned their reputation of being the most angry, hateful, bigoted and passionate fans during this election, but even more terrifying than their behavior is their beliefs...

 

Abstinence Advocate Has Sex After 32 Years, Gets PISSED At The Church For Brainwashing Her

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Her church demonized sex and told her what she had to do with her body for decades. Now she’s incredibly pissed that what they taught her was complete bullshit. Elissa Anne was a longtime abstinence-...

 

Longtime Conservative Columnist George Will Leaves Republican Party Because Of Trump

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The nomination of Donald Trump appears to have been the last straw for Washington Post columnist George Will. During remarks at a Federalist Society event on Friday, Will announced that he had left...

 

Taking our country back

 

Texas Supreme Court: Christian Kids Don’t Need An Education If They’re Going To Be Raptured

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Don’t you just love all the little white kids who traveled to the Middle East to have their pictures painted with Jesus? The Texas Supreme Court has cleared the way for religious ignorance to be...

 

Trump Just Got His Ass Handed To Him By One Of The Brown People He’s Terrified Of

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Comedian Aziz Ansari wrote a column for the New York Times on Friday in response to the way the Republican nominee has demonized Muslims since the Orlando mass shooting. Explaining why he is scared...

 

After Brexit Wipes Out $2 TRILLION, Trump Promises To Do The Same To America (TWEET)

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In a stunning move, one which most of us knew would be economically devastating, Britain left the European Union [EU] and while Donald Trump was in Scotland, he praised the departure. So did Trump’s...

 

Obama Declared The Stonewall Inn A National Monument, So RWNJs Called Him A Gay N***** (SCREENSHOTS)

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If you’re unfamiliar with the story of the Stonewall Inn, it’s a tavern in Greenwich Village, New York that catapulted the gay rights movement to the national level in America. In the late 1960’s,...

 

London has fallen

Twenty years ago, I was a student in London. The talk of the town was if Great Britain would join the European Union. It seemed like an impossibility then that Great Britain would put aside much of...

 

Britain votes to leave!

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Brexit Stage Right: Britons Vote To Leave EU, Take Their Country Backwards

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Inevitably, during times of momentous change and upheaval, I try to focus my sights less on speculative predictions of what the future might bring and more on the words and deeds that have shaped the...

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The First Three Tragedies

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A quick note on the first three tragedies of the British vote to leave the EU. I wrote this on Facebook in the small hours in the wake of the result and it went slightly viral so I thought I would...

 

Who voted for and against the 4 Gun Control bills in the Senate

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There's so much confusion over what senators voted for which Gun Control bill. So we laid it out for everyone to see. ► An amendment by Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., would allow the attorney...

 

Standing Up and Sitting In vs Shutting Down and Shutting Off

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House Democrats stage a sit-in in Congress to demand action to reduce gun violence. GOP shuts down C-SPAN cameras, shuts off lights, and sits on its hands in response to the crisis. Senate Dems stood...

 

Start With The Basics Pt 2

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In a rapidly-evolving world, leading the way seems to be a better approach than trying to hold back the tides of change. Conservatism has much to offer, and a more cooperative approach to policy and...

 

Thank you John Lewis and House Democrats on behalf of my family's tragedy with gun violence !

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Cheri Blair, my son’s former fiance’ was shot six times in the back of the head by being in the wrong place at the wrong time over in Alabama. She and my son had broken up and she had gone to Alabama...

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Looks Like Some Message Discipline For Democrats

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Just something I have noticed while watching one of the useless cable network channels. From on down, Democrats are calling the AR-15 and similar guns “weapons of war.” Frankly, I...

 

The GOP is a Grave Danger to the Republic

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Approaching the news stand this morning to pick up the papers, from about twenty feet away my eye caught this at the top of the New York Daily news: Finally, a sane GOP senator! I didn't have to...

 

The Villages, Florida.. I want SEX now... Used same rifle as Orlando shooter.

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This guy used the same kind of semi automatic and he gets charged with criminal mischief and burglary. Of course he is white and probably claiming to be Christian but terror is terror. This man in...

 

Mutiny on the Bouncy!

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NRA has blood on it's hands. Again!

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