myTakes: Society & Politics

TheFlak38

Some Thoughts Regarding the London Terrorist Attack

What could it be that makes Britain unsafe? Is it possibly a clash of cultures, values, traditions and interests that goes by the name of 'diversity' and multiculturalism? Is it a corrupt political establishment that...

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Anonymous

The Failure of Business Model Politics

There are a large subset of American people who voted for Donald Trump because they figured a guy worth billions, running his own companies, investing, hands in real estate, etc. would be the perfect person to run what...

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Anonymous

Good Morning. How does WINNING FEEL LIKE? Do you feel like a WINNER this Morning?

How does "winning" feel like? If you call this WINNING all you Trump Supporters ARE winners!! I never said repeal and replace Obamacare — So you say.......

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Anonymous

The Reason Why Men and Women Will Never See Eye to Eye

Introduction This will be from a mans prospective so if you aren't interested in hearing that i'd suggest you leave. This does not go for every man and woman, but in today's society you will see how men and women don't...

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samhradh_leannan

Positive Lessons That Feminism Taught Me

Feminism is a controversial subject these days, and that's understandable. The movement is currently associated with misandry, hate, and general negativity between the genders. This myTake is not intended to delegitimize...

ADFSDF1996

My Opinion on Animal Rights Activists and Hunters

When it comes to this topic, I actually care about animal rights a lot but I don't have a problem with hunting or hunters at all as long as the hunters don't break the rules or show cruelty. However, I notice that people...

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Anonymous

What It's Like To Be An Introverted Girl In An Extroverted World

For as long as I can remember, I have always been different. I like quiet, I don't like crowds or hanging out with more than one person. I like being alone, but... not always. Being introverted means that I tend to spend...

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ΉOMO_乇尺乇CTU丂

Philippines is NOT a Catholic Country! President Duterte. (Fact Checking My Country's President)

While I was wanking in the comfort, I stumbled upon news recently. It was said Duterte while in Myanmar, back tracked on his campaign talk during the elections of possibly legalising Same-sex marriage. The stench have...

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cupidkisses

The First Rule of Happiness: Fu*ck What Others Think!

Everybody searches for some ways to be happy in life. And they try everything to be happy yet some don't pay enough attention to the most important rule of happiness. Let me tell you it! Have you ever thought what makes...

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Anonymous

Sometimes “Like” Button Is Stupid To Click…

I believe most people equalize “Like” button with “I read it”. But actually they are different. A “I read it” button, should be included in such cases. On a hospital photograph of a person… Hospital photographs are silly...

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Love_Is_Eternal

Media Brainwashing: Feminism, Homosexuality, and Transgender

Years ago I stopped watching television because I realized that the television was being used by the government to brainwash and depress people. And I believe that feminism, homosexuality, and transgender are being used...

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sjoes006

Pelosi, earlier this month, reinforced there is no EVIDENCE of collusion seeks investigation. FBI Director Comey Confirms Collusion

Nancy Pelosi has been dodging questions as to the ongoing investigation left and right. But it is classified information she is not in a position to speak on nor does she want to stoke the fire with no evidence abound....

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kilowatt04

How Science Can Change The Way We Treat Each Other

The only boundary between what we see as a condition which cannot be helped, and either a choice to be judged for or a crime to be punished, is the current scientific understanding of how the human body and brain works....

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Anonymous

Why You Should Stop Comparing Yourself to Others

The main reason behind unhappiness The main reason behind unhappiness is to comprate yourself with others. Just like other feelings the level of unhappiness may change. Feeling so can effect our daily life. And it may...

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cupidkisses

The Psychology of Persuasion: How To Persuade Others

What makes you say yes? Researchers try to find the answer of this question for years. And of course there is a scientific explanation of this question. Here are some things that effects your decision. Make them like you...

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Mysterioustruth

Here's Why Women Were Never Oppressed in Western History

Now, of course around the world women are oppressed. For instance, in many countries, women have no access to education, they are considered second class citizens, etc. However I'm talking about western civilization. We...

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cupidkisses

Just Stop And Smell The Roses!

We are like in a fast car. The only thing that we focus on is the speed of the car. But we miss something else! What kind of people live in these places? What kind of view the road has? We are in everywhere piece by...

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Anonymous

Being Lonely By Choice is not a Bad Thing!

There is a big difference between people who choose to be alone and those who are alone because they are not accepted by others. Contrary to what most people think, being lonely is neither good nor bad. They just choose...

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cupidkisses

Good Things Find Good People

Some parents say that if you become a good person, you will get good things. What if we get bad things? Does it show that we are bad people? Just-world hypothesis According to just-world hypothesis; bad things happen to...

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cupidkisses

Don't Be Afraid of Asking for Anything!

When somebody asks you something, do you feel like you have to do it? Do you aways listen to others but don't tell any not to make them sad with your problems? Why things happen like that? There are some people that they...

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sjoes006

Federal judge in HI Issues ruling preventing new travel ban from going into effect. Ruling applies nationwide.

A federal judge in Hawaii has put President Donald Trump's revised travel ban on hold. U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson issued his ruling Wednesday after hearing arguments on Hawaii's request for a temporary restraining...

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sjoes006

What to do if Mommy Can't Come Home

Parents Fearing Deportation Make Guardianship Plans "In Case Mommy Doesn't Come Home" As the world eagerly awaits new details on Trump's future immigration policies, organisations around the country are being flooded with...

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Oldchemical

The Spring Festival of Colours and the Story Behind it. #Holi!

Many people here have written about this topic. I will go into details about the legend and the celebration. So, Here's my take about the coolest festival I know. Holi! signifies the arrival of spring, end of winter, and...

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ADFSDF1996

My Opinion on Each Generation and the Conflict Between Them

There is one small conflict that people forget about, that is the constant arguments between the "greatest" generation, the baby boomers, generation x and the millennials. I belong to the millenial generation. Since I...

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COCOCHANEL

Japan: the Country That Knows it's on Top

To be honest, I don't know why so many people in this country are so patriotic but many seem to have no shame or modesty while claiming that they are the most well-mannered people in the world. I cringe every day. In...

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sjoes006

Free Pepe! Pepe was a delightful internet meme... until Richard Spencer got his hands on him.

On Wednesday, September 28, 2016, Pepe the Frog was declared to be a symbol of hate by the Anti-Defamation League, a class he shares with infamous icons such as the Nazi Swastika and Blood Drop Cross of the Ku Klux Klan....

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sjoes006

The Women's Suffrage Movement

The first picket line--college day in the picket line, 1917 Women picket in front of the White House for their right to vote in 1917 Enlarge this image Ten Suffragists Arrested While Picketing at the White House August...

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thetea

Why the Way the Sexes Talk with Each Other Needs to Change

Hi everybody! As you probably have realised, another International Women's Day has passed. It was practically impossible to ignore, considering the amount of questions, polls and Takes regarding the day itself, women or...

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TheFlak38

The Middle Ground of Politics is finished.

The increasing polarisation of politics in the West means that it is inevitable that those who consider themselves to be in the centre of the political ground will move further to the left or the right. The centre ground...

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legalboxers

Have You Seen Me? Where Did They Go?

Have you ever been involved in something, or with someone, or just have been out of touch with everything because society and life has pulled you away? You tend to forget who you are sometimes when life and society have...

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natured

Feminism VS. Anti-Feminism

I noticed lately based on questions I made here, that there is a constant back and forth war going on because of this "delicate" topic and Ideology. - FEMINISM - Please read the whole thing before you judge!!!...

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RedRobin

Women's History Month: Kate Sheppard

Is it right that your mother, your sister... should be classed with criminals and lunatics... ? Is it right that while the gambler, the drunkard, and even the wife-beater has a vote, earnest, educated and refined women...

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ak666

Sexism, Unity, and Cooties

Since I'm seeing lots of MyTakes on sexism as a result of International Women's Day, I thought I'd attempt my own. As I see it, the ultimate end to sexism requires unity and friendship between the opposite sexes....

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Anonymous

Do Men In the West Now Face More Sexism Than Women?

I read this take http://www.girlsaskguys.com/social-relationships/a35674-sexism-is-multi-directional-examples-of-misandry?fp=true and agreed with all the examples of misandry. such as men are significantly more likely to...

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ADFSDF1996

Interesting trivia of the following countries

Each culture has something that is part of the culture's identity. Here are some of those traits that I find interesting. 1. USA My home country is a very diverse nation, everyone knows that by now. What many people may...

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sjoes006

What to do if ICE comes knocking on your door

First do not open the door. ICE will not have a warrant and no right to enter your dwelling but they have little oversight and may force their way in once the door is open. Ask them to identify themselves and if they...

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loveisbeautiful

Reasons Why I don't Watch the News or Keep up with Current Events.

I asked a question about International Women's Day, earlier because it's something I don't get. I seem to have offended someone with what I said to her response to my question, because she told me not to reply back....

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JuliaHarris

Real Women vs. What GAG Thinks Real Women Are

I've entertained this idea on one too many comment sections and read one too many questions on GAG now to hold my silence any longer. Plus, I think that this is a good one to raise on International Woman's Day of all...

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vonasaurus

My 77 Cents' Worth: What We Get Wrong About the Wage Gap

This may seem a strange topic to write about- on International Women's Day, no less, and especially because I'm a woman. But I've decided to share this with everyone because of an article I saw on The Globe & Mail that...

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asheslee

Sexism Is Multi-Directional: Examples of Misandry

Today is International Women's Day. As a female, I recognize the importance of this day. Many women throughout the world are still actively experiencing oppression, and it is important for their oppression to receive...

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