Politics Archive

Palestine 101


The concept that "Palestine" has ever been a sovereign country, or that Arab "Palestinians" have a special right to the land in that region, is a recent invention.



I've noticed that the blank in "____-American" sometimes references a continent (e.g., "Asian-American") and sometimes a country (e.g., "Japanese-American").

Census Corruption

Today is the day that U.S. citizens must return their U.S. census form. If the form is not postmarked by today, they'll receive a visit from their friendly local census taker.