myTakes: Society & Politics

Pollution has caused more human suffering than the holocaust

For over a century, lead spewed from car exhaust pipes silently infiltrated our environment. Leaded gasoline, banned in the US in 1996, was a primary culprit in lead contamination [3]. Particles from exhaust settled onto...
Passerby2
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"Considering the varying cultural and societal norms regarding modesty, how appropriate is it to wear short clothing in public settings?"

In contemporary times, we observe stringent regulations concerning women's attire in public places like gyms and streets. Historically, when men were granted greater freedoms, some unfortunately indulged in inappropriate...
he-takes-a-part
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The American Bubble: Get Out and Stay Out!

The strange thing about American’s to perhaps some foreigners, is that we may come off as too in your face, to in your business, too loud, too…well, many things because generally speaking, in America, we are more outgoing...
Anonymous
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What do you think of de Gaulle's portrait of Churchill, in which he pays tribute to this historical giant

"Mr. Churchill had left before the end, ousted from power by the English voters. The day after the Reich's surrender, the national unity that had lasted for six years was broken in Great Britain. Elections had taken...
Julie4
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What do you think of this text written by a feminist?

It is no longer content with simply reporting assaults; it now "doxes" the alleged aggressors. In doing so, the most radical self-proclaimed activists have turned their backs on the feminism of pre-MeToo. They have...
Julie4
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The wins in Ukraine vs. Russia

Ukraine or Russia, ways to measure who is winning if we use certain methods, to measure who is "winning", that is like the innings in baseball. we don't know who won until the end of the ninth inning, but we can measure,...
strateguy632
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Yes America needs a complete reformation and it's time we stop pretending that America is a free country, when it's actually a dystopia

Hey folks, it's me again. I know I haven't been active as much and the reason is that times have changed, I no longer have time to actually be on this site as much anymore. Now that I finally graduated from college and...
ADFSDF1996
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Raising retirement age

i specify: the topic is not retirement benefits but age! 1, shapiro, known as conservative, spoke about retirement age. people use their free speech n video platforms to paraphrase wrongly or pretend to know his...
strateguy632
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Was Napoleon a madman driven only by an insatiable desire for conquest? Part 1

Was Napoleon a madman driven only by an insatiable desire for conquest? The relationships, rivalries, and conflicts between states have always been driven by a tangle of interwoven causes. There is no historical,...
Julie4
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Biden keeps mentioning January 6 hoping you forgot

reminder, the House accused so senate judged... ruling Trump innocent, even innocent of incite insurrection, certainly not trump doing insurrection. they couldn't convince the senate because trump ACTIVELY separated in a...
strateguy632
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Georges Clemenceau: The Tiger of France

Georges Benjamin Clemenceau, a name synonymous with unwavering resolve and fierce patriotism, was a towering figure in French history. From his early days as a fiery journalist to his pivotal role as Prime Minister during...
Julie4
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I feel jealous of athletes' tax rates

my job in hi tec, not my personal salary, but common salary $65,000 per year. based on tax bracket i pay 9600 each year for federal besides state and city tax. so can keep $55,000 for expenses. in contrast to wealthy...
strateguy632
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If There's One Thing That You Should Remember In Life, It's That You Should Treat Everyone The Way You Want To Be Treated

We need to start identifying the triggers that aggravate mental health issues in our society - bullying, social media negativity and anxiety, gender based violence, substance abuse, stigma around issues such as maternal...
Anonymous
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Pollution has made humanity less intelligent

People generally like to believe we are the most highly evolved we have ever been. From my research I have seen that people think evolution is ongoing. And most people who think they know how it works don't know how it...
Passerby2
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You terfs say I will never know what being a woman is like but I say you will never know what being me is like.

No I don't know what it's like to have periods and give birth. A lot of cis women don't. But I do know what it's like to be called sweetheart and be told to smile. I know what it's like to be called a bitch. I know what...
ElizaPam
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Why to people hate Donald Trump

Sure. There are a lot of of people don’t like Donald Trump. Yep, his personality and his moral character put off many people. Many people dislike him so much that, even though they can't name anything they object to about...
Dargil
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What do you think of this text, about conservatives, morals and society?

" When conservatives, the laudatores temporis acti, lament the moral decay of mankind, the partisans of progress do not fail to remind them of the terrible shadows of the past, that long procession of cruelties,...
Julie4
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What will the future of humankind be like. I don't like what I'm thinking.

If I were better educated, I could have thought this out better, but here is the framework. Prognosticators like Elon Musk are predicting AI will become self-aware take over much of non-physical digital human activity,...
Dargil
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Logically honesty is the only valid choice.

At my college a memo stated a printer was stolen. Most likely it was stolen by a college student. When I read the memo, I thought, “How can a college student be that stupid?” Since it wasn’t a break-in, most likely, was...
Kelley1
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Feel free to deny it. Alpha males do exist.

Feel Free to Deny It. Alpha Males Are Real Hey there, skeptics! We've all heard the debates, read the articles, and maybe even engaged in a few heated discussions about the existence of alpha males. Some dismiss it as an...
HawkPerception
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