Social Justice

Black Lives Matter: Another Explanation for Ignorant White People

After coming across yet another article opposing the Black Lives Matter Movement in which a person argues that there is no foundation for the movement itself, I will be going through all of the reasons in which that is inherently misinformed. This particular opinion piece, written by The Humble Nerd on WordPress , made many baseless… Continue reading Black Lives Matter: Another Explanation for Ignorant White People

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Seeking Site Authors: 3 Spots Available

Social-Discourse.com is currently seeing 3 individuals looking to join our team! The ideal writer will have time to publish content twice a week, however, we understand if this is not always achievable! Please visit our website and if interested, please email us a short bio about yourself, a sample of your writing, and subjects of… Continue reading Seeking Site Authors: 3 Spots Available

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Searching for Writers! Inquire Within.

Do you have a passion for social justice, feminist issues, mental health, or general nerd stuff? Do you have a fierce dedication to your work? Are you sarcastic and do you like memes? If you answered yes to these questions then send yourself our way! We are searching for people to be a part of… Continue reading Searching for Writers! Inquire Within.

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Women Of Power: Election 2016

“I cried because I want my daughters to feel that blazing pride, that affirmation of their boundless capacity – not from their husbands, but from their world, from the atmosphere, from inviolable wells of certainty inside themselves. I cried because it’s not fair, and I’m so tired. I cried because I don’t even know what… Continue reading Women Of Power: Election 2016

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Inside The Wire: American Police

The US is known around the world as having a forceful military presence in nearly every major country in the world. Our military is known for being extremely well-trained, well-educated, and well supplied with the world’s most up to date equipment. What happens when that equipment also becomes available to our forces at home? When that… Continue reading Inside The Wire: American Police

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5 Ingredients for White Privilege Part 2: Mass Incarceration

“Like Jim Crow (and slavery), mass incarceration operates as a tightly networked system of laws, policies, customs, and institutions that operate collectively to ensure the subordinate status of a group defined largely by race.” ― Michelle Alexander, The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness After addressing the origin of the criminalization of… Continue reading 5 Ingredients for White Privilege Part 2: Mass Incarceration

Election 2016 · Social Justice

Joe Walsh is Grabbing his “Musket” if Donald Trump is Not Elected Come November 9th

Former Representative Joe Walsh is immediately under fire again due to a tweet. Instead of threatening war on the President this time though, He’s threatened to grab his “musket” if Donald Trump is not elected come November 9th. There has yet to be an explanation following this tweet, however, plenty of people have already begun… Continue reading Joe Walsh is Grabbing his “Musket” if Donald Trump is Not Elected Come November 9th