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SJSU Constitution Day 2019

September 13, 2019 at 5:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Every September, San Jose State University celebrates the U.S. Constitution on “Constitution Day” In 2019, we celebrate the First Amendment right to petition the government for a redress of grievances We’ll be on campus to help you contact your elected representatives and let them know what’s on your mind Whether it’s the president, Your Senators,

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“SJSU Constitution Day 2019”

‘Dirty’ Skin Indians – Outrage Over American Diplomat

September 6, 2019 at 3:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

an american diplomat in india has said something horrible about indians and their skin color if you have some peso and this is the u_s_ vice council uh… console marine shall and she told students during a recent trip to india i was on a twenty four-hour train track from delhi to the eastern indian

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“‘Dirty’ Skin Indians – Outrage Over American Diplomat”

The oddities of the first American election – Kenneth C. Davis

at 9:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Translator: tom carter Reviewer: Bedirhan Cinar Lawn signs sprouting everywhere. Round-the-clock ads on radio and television. The phone rings. It’s a robo-call from the president, or his opponent, asking for your money, and your vote. And while you’re at it, watch their YouTube videos and like them on Facebook. Election time. We all know the

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Grassy Park, South Africa on BBC News – 15 April 2009 [HQ]

September 3, 2019 at 11:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

(BBC News theme tune plays) (paper rustling) South Africa’s preparing for what’s being described as the most important elections since the end of Apartheid, and the dominant issues for all parties are soaring unemployment and crime levels. Those problems are at their most acute near Cape Town where the murder rate and gang related crime

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“Grassy Park, South Africa on BBC News – 15 April 2009 [HQ]”

‘America Has Always Been a Tribal Society’

August 28, 2019 at 11:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Human beings are tribal. We’re hardwired that way. We need to belong to groups. The problem is when tribalism takes over a political system. What’s happening now is something unprecedented. A fascinating study shows that 67 percent of working class whites feel that they are subject to more discrimination and persecution and prejudice than minorities.

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Average American vs Average European – How Do They Compare? – People Comparison

August 26, 2019 at 8:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

The United States of America was officially formed on July 4th, 1776, when thirteen states declared their independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain. This was centuries after this region, which was a part of what was then called The New World, was officially discovered by Italian explorer Christopher Columbus. In the centuries that followed

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The United States of America – summary of the country’s history

August 23, 2019 at 12:28 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

We begin in 1750 in North America. It’s been 150 years since settlers from Western Europe, mostly fleeing poverty, famine, or religious and political persecution, first arrived on the continent. Their arrival came at the expense of millions of native Americans who lived there for thousands of years, mostly in tribes. On the East Coast,

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“The United States of America – summary of the country’s history”

Average American vs Average Mexican – People Comparison

August 16, 2019 at 1:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

The nearly 2,000 mile (3,201 kilometer) United States border with Mexico is the most frequently crossed border in the entire world. According to the BBC, the border between Tijuana and San Diego is the busiest land border crossing anywhere. You might think this close proximity and the fact that people are continually moving between the

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