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The Rabbit Hole: Politics & Prose

Nov 29, 2019

Why do so many people treat politicians like Rockstars? What is it that makes some - especially on the left- see these leaders as actual saviors? We examine whether this is cultivated to make you treat them like gods, and how this has all been done before.

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Nov 22, 2019

We may think that this modern level of corruption is new, but like most things, it's as old as the hills. From what's happening in the impeachment inquiry, to Hunter Biden being awarded a place in Burisma Holdings, we need only look back to teh Medici family and Florence to see this despicable precursor.

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Nov 16, 2019

We see so much chatter of defense and prosecution in recent news that it's time to look at how defense works from a historical standpoint. Was Socrates right to treat his trial as a charade? Did Jesus have it right by not defending himself? And what of Roger Stone, what went wrong?

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Nov 8, 2019

 Are we doomed to be involved in endless wars? What is it about a culture that pushes us into conflicts in foreign lands? There are lessons, cautionary tales, to be learned from the Spartans, a society bred for war, that had its downfall in the very seed of its creation.

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Nov 1, 2019

What if some of history’s most reviled characters were more a victim of circumstance and salacious media than true monsters? Would this perhaps give us pause for thought when today’s media spin machine informs us of the monsters who lurk among us, or even lead us?

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