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    The even more Cliff's Notes version: Race...

    The even more Cliff's Notes version:


    Race is a biological fiction, but a social reality
    The "realities" of race are the measurably different social and economic circumstances that affect...
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    The basics of CRT have been outlined over and...

    How about this?

    Critical Race Theory: An Introduction (third edition)
    by Richard Delgado and Jean Stefancic

    https://www.amazon.com/Critical-Race-Theory-Third-Introduction/dp/147980276X[/QUOTE]...
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    So your feeling is that religious persecution...

    So your feeling is that religious persecution isn't really persecution, provided you can escape punishment by recanting your faith to align with the arbitrary and self-serving demands of an...
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    Whether or not atheism needs apologists seems...

    Whether or not atheism needs apologists seems immaterial to whether there are any. Whenever I see people trying to skepticize religiousleaders/events etc., people straight out of history, usually...
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    Why would it take a Master's Degree to remember...

    Why would it take a Master's Degree to remember not to use sexist and racial slurs at work? You want professional pay, learn to be a fucking professional. There's no reason a person in a position of...
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    This is deliberately not telling the whole story....

    This is deliberately not telling the whole story. What do atheist apologists really think they have to gain by all this? We live in the internet age; anyone can pick up Pliny the Younger and read...
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    Usually, when I ask, they just post memes. Or...

    What is it that you find difficult to understand, specifically? Complicated and incoherent are different things. CRT is not necessarily simple, but it is coherent.[/QUOTE]

    If it were, I would...
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    What is it that you find difficult to understand,...

    What is it that you find difficult to understand, specifically? Complicated and incoherent are different things. CRT is not necessarily simple, but it is coherent.
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    Already done. Global Health Security and...

    Already done. Global Health Security and Biodefense wasn't ended altogether, just vacated; those positions were refilled the first week Biden was in office. It will also be getting a major funding...
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    That is such a weird claim to me. Basically...

    That is such a weird claim to me. Basically you're saying "it can't be a real academic school of thought, people can only describe it in terms of scholars, books, and technical language". Well, yeah....
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    It's funny, Conservative White America thinks...

    It's funny, Conservative White America thinks teaching about the Civil War will make white kids unfairly ashamed of their race. But the only thing that ever actually gives me that feeling is them.
  12. Thread: Trump 2024?

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    If he's alive at all, he'll be the Tweet behind...

    Good news: I think you're right. By 2024 Trump will be too indicted, too infirm, or too deranged to run.[/QUOTE]

    If he's alive at all, he'll be the Tweet behind the throne of anyone who does run.
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    Such conversations were really not taken...

    Such conversations were really not taken seriously in the American legal profession until 15 years of CRT scholarship forced recognition of the issue.
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    The posts that do this (like mine) are generally...

    Ironically, you don't need to know what CRT is to comment on how it is being used as a rhetorical tool in media circles today.[/QUOTE]

    Anyone can see "hey, they're using this term to mean...
  15. Shoulda been the Cleveland Rocks so they could...

    Shoulda been the Cleveland Rocks so they could sing the song at games and go nuts or whatever, but I approve of the name change nonetheless.

    People complaining that "Guardians" is stupid baffle...
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    And what is Torah, to you? Just an English...

    And what is Torah, to you? Just an English translation of an ancient book of laws? Is that what you think Jesus came to uphold? Why would God visit us in person just to tell us to do what we were...
  17. And the results so far have shown that...

    What a simple approach--show that you can do the coursework, you get in. Period.[/QUOTE]

    And the results so far have shown that participants in the guaranteed transfer program substantially...
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    Just because you are suffering under a neglectful...

    I am curious, actually. I just haven't been able to quite figure it out. The nearest I can fathom is that its like an abused woman who keeps going back to her abusive husband, despite the...
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    https://www.sfgop.org/resolutions.html As near...

    What Republican policy positions with regard to crime in SF, or in California for that matter, do you think are stupid?[/QUOTE]

    https://www.sfgop.org/resolutions.html

    As near as I can see, the...
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    Precious little since Eisenhower, but it's their...

    Uh, how much power do you think Republicans have in SF?[/QUOTE]

    Precious little since Eisenhower, but it's their own fault.
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    A yag?

    A yag?
  22. I am baffled by your continued habit of citing as...

    Wut???

    Family environment and the malleability of cognitive ability: A Swedish national home-reared and adopted-away cosibling control study

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    I am baffled by your continued habit...
  23. If taken as a very general statement, that's been...

    Huh? How was noting that adopted children take after their biological parents confusing to you? Do you just not like the implication?[/QUOTE]

    If taken as a very general statement, that's been...
  24. My political bias has nothing to do with your...

    Yes, twin studies are interesting but adoption studies more so. You want to blame social factors - I get that, you’re a leftist - but adoption studies show that adopted children take after their...
  25. I agree, if you only read the first line of a...

    What does that even mean? They conducted studies and data have shown that character/personality traits are highly heritable.
    No amount of your hand waving can change that.[/QUOTE]

    I agree, if you...
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