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Perhaps we need to re-evaluate why this is universal, not just in America - and what causes white flight. When white cultures feel under attack, when we're constantly told that our cultural racism is the root of all the problems, that isn't the best way to address the issue. Perhaps it is time to analyze why an ethnically and gender diverse group of bikers have a gang war it is labeled as an inconsistency in how white and black crime is reported and responded to, when the analogy isn't even a sound one. Maybe there is a problem when a black professor engages in a racist rant on Twitter and her school tolerates it, but a white professor writes a charged racist OpEd for the Washington or a white Principal voices her opinion on race we call for their termination. Why would whites want to co-exist among a group where everything they say is analyzed and reviewed for racist attitudes, but their black peers and colleagues can say nearly anything they want without fear of repercussions. When you tell me that you insist I either think exactly like you or at least keep my opinion to myself, while you are allowed to say what you want and stand on a soapbox at every opportunity, why should you also be able to demand that I must be forced to be a member of your community? If the problem is THIS widespread that those seeking integration have to engage in campaigns to DEMAND our presence, we are not the problem?
I always say, "if you go into a room full of people and you feel like they are assholes, there is a possibility that they actually ARE all assholes..."
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If every room full of people you EVER go into turns out to be full of assholes, maybe they aren't the assholes, maybe YOU are...
No one wants to face that possibility - especially on this issue. Am I calling non-white cultures assholes? Not exactly. I'm calling the socio-political agenda that pushes this narrative that the problems with ethnic groups voluntarily self-segregating are all the fault of whites fleeing ethnic minorities a group with an asshole agenda. The discussion has to turn to what cultural and ethnic groups can do to better assimilate into white cultures if they want to immigrate there and be part of those societies. As the Duke professor who is in so much trouble pointed out... Asian cultures assimilate quickly and thoroughly into white culture without causing massive white flight. East-Indians are assimilating well into cultures all over the world while still maintaining their own unique cultures and customs. In fact, Bollywood and other Indian cultural features are crossing over and causing a two way exchange of cultures. How come Indians have been so successful in just 30 years in bridging this gap without causing rampant white flight, but black cultures and white cultures have been unable to integrate, with or without the legacy of American injustices against Africans, for over 300 years?
Islamic/Arabic cultures seem to have a similar problem, and in the same light - they're no browner or even culturally different from White European cultures than East Indians. So I isn't just skin color, it isn't just unfamiliar cultural values. Integration and assimilation is a two way street - but the culture assimilating and immigrating faces the challenge of actually taking meaningful direction in assimilating into their new host culture. That needs to be an increasing part of the dialog. I see that white European cultures will accept your culture and integrate with it willingly, if your culture is willing to adopt the overall values of their host culture. Where white European cultures voluntarily self-segregate, time and time again we see guest cultures that are unwilling to make much effort to adopt to their host culture's customs. This will not be a popular sentiment with many - but that is part of what perpetuates the problem. As long as the dialog says that any dissention with the concept that this problem is solely caused by racism among whites, the problem will continue to perpetuate.


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Tell me again how the new Road Warrior rewrites the narrative of the originals?
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By the same token, the response of militant feminists and their male supporters to the new movie is laughable too. I was reading the comments on a Feminist site ranting about this movie and the response of the Male Rights Activist community to it - and the thread was a bunch of simpering quims. I'd say males who willingly embrace the title of "beta male," need to have their balls cut off and fed to them, but they would have to have a pair in the first place.
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Apparently, we have learned nothing from Thor Heyerdahl.
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Hopefully we find increasing sanity like this at ever higher levels of the judicial branch on topics such as these.
 
      Where is the limit to warrantless searches?
U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson rejected prosecutors’ arguments that a laptop was like any other container that could be searched at the border without a warrant. The “border search doctrine” had limits when it came to electronic devices, Jackson wrote.
“Given the vast storage capacity of even the most basic laptops, and the capacity of computers to retain metadata and even deleted material, one cannot treat an electronic storage device like a handbag simply because you can put things in it and then carry it onto a plane,” Jackson said.
Jackson is the latest judge to confront warrantless searches of electronic devices since the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling last year in Riley v. California. In Riley, the justices said police generally must get a warrant before searching a cellphone, acknowledging the vast amount of personal information those devices hold.
#fourthamendment #searchwarrant #constitutionalright  
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When I first saw this, I hesitated to repost it. But I've thought about it, and Gavin McInnes of Vice Magazine may not be the most diplomatic in voicing his opinion, but the truth is that a big part of why women make less per hour than men is because they don't make the same kind of personal work/life balance sacrifices that men make in similar positions.

I've known two women who are well compensated professionals in high level positions in their organizations, my wife, and my former COO.

Despite a lot of my disagreement with the COO on a professional level, she clearly sacrificed family life for professional obligation.
Likewise, my wife will miss some end-of-year band events with our daughter next week because she will be out of town on business.

Most women are not willing to sacrifice those things for their careers - and as long as that is the case, they deserve to make less per hour worked than their male coworkers who will make those sacrifices.

I have NEVER pulled an all night shift in IT where there were any women on site with me. Sometimes some were "on-call" remotely to assist with database or management obligations if necessary, but never hands on, in the trenches, front-line at the data center - that has always been, "the boys," even when we had women on the front line IT staff.

I think that is a significant reason why we don't see more women make a career in IT. The first question you get when they're considering you for a position seriously is, "Are you willing to work some weekends, late hours, and on-call and carry a rotational pager."
I think a lot of female candidates unintentionally exclude themselves from consideration when they say, "No, I need weekends free, evening hours free, and I'm not willing to carry pager..."

"Thanks for your interest, we'll call you back if you're a final candidate for the position...."


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Anybody can make these sacrifices regardless of gender.
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Content people are not driven to achieve more and end up with less. Discontent people are driven to achieve more and end up having more.

This is an attempt to convince people to settle for and be happy with what they have, instead of noticing what they are missing.
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Keep telling yourself that, Francisco.

This meme is an argument for accepting your lot in life - and that lot should be having less, obviously.

Discontentment leads to aspiration and achievement.

You know why Native Americans never invented the wheel in 30,000+ years living in the New World?

Because they were content. They didn't need it.

The image says it all... the person with almost the whole cake is unhappy about missing a slice, where the person who has the one slice is grateful.

Hey, I'm OK with the guy with the one slice being content OR complacent with what they have.

As long as they don't get it in their head that my desire to have the WHOLE cake is immoral and that I should have to redistribute my whole cake so that EVERYONE can have an equal slice.

Take less, be happy with it, fine - don't get in my way of having more - or we'll have a problem.
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I''ve got to be careful about tracking people from my circles into +John Walkenbach​ 's posts. That is like freebasing in a fireworks factory. 
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I suffer that with 3d printing in my circles, it makes my head spin like I am culturing acid.
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But let us be clear. This is the vehicle by which they are guaranteed to force a lecture on feminism down your throat. This is the Trojan Horse feminists and Hollywood leftists will use to (vainly) insist on the trope women are equal to men in all things, including physique, strength, and logic. And this is the subterfuge they will use to blur the lines between masculinity and femininity, further ruining women for men, and men for women.

So do yourself and all men across the world a favor. Not only REFUSE to see the movie, but spread the word to as many men as possible. 
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I actually have a theory that this isn't unique to the Mad Max mythos. The Road Warrior was really the story of Aunty Entity - Max Rockatowsky was a ruined shell of a man with no soul and no hope, he was a foil for the actually story of the conflict between Aunty and Master/Blaster in a society trying to rise from the ashes. The topic is only causing this kind of backlash today because we are so polarized and radicalized towards extremism in positions - both the feminists and the MRAs. Militant feminism is the trigger that has caused the backlash - but the story doesn't actually sound that unfamiliar from the second installment of the original trilogy. I'll have to see it to be sure, of course. 
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Maybe I'll just wait and torrent this one, after hearing about this. 

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Best share in a while, thanks +Cara Evangelista 
 
"They're right: great literature isn't safe. Robust conversation isn't safe. Rigorous intellectual pursuits can bring you to all kinds of alarming places. And this is a good thing."
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It was a sex-kitten cosplay outfit worn by an objectified geek girl with daddy issues seeking affirmation through attention! A little more soul than a stripper, a little less confidence! SCORE!
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I'm perceptive and sensitive. Bitches love that shit!
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