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POLL What do you fear more... the Covid-19 outbreak or its effect on our psychological, social, political and economic health? What can we do as individuals to mitigate damage? Youtube
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Last night, I watched the movie "The Hunt" ($20 on Amazon) which is, in the most shallow interpretation, about rich liberal elites shooting conservatives / Trump supporters for sport. I really enjoyed the film which I didn't consider it as "woke". ...
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One of Covid-19's silver linings is that it puts the pettiness of the "Social Justice" movement in perspective... at least for a while. Do you think it will have lasting effect or will the SJW rise up again once we defeat the virus? Will the ... Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Admin Mar 30 Mar 30 2626 Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Wanted to get your feedback on a possible text change on the main page for new visitors. It currently says: "Do you value free speech and civil discussions? Join the IDW movement!" Thinking something more descriptive such as: "Do you value ... Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Admin Dec 28 Dec 28 3939 Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Are you a "Merry Christmas" or "Happy Holidays" person? Either way, best wishes to you and thanks for participation this past year! Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Admin Dec 24 Dec 24 3838 Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Is it time to rebrand this site away from the "Intellectual Dark Web" and into something more general about cognitive liberty, freedom of speech and Enlightenment values? Our guiding goal is to elevate truth and undermining the false narratives that... Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Admin Dec 24 Dec 24 2424 Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Happy to announce that after almost a year of development, Dave Rubin finally announced his online platform for creators - a mix of Patreon + YouTube + Facebook (with Twitter in the works). It's called Locals.com ... see [locals.com] I'm one ... Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Admin Dec 7 Dec 7 44 Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Is all fair in love and war? I got an email today requesting that I join 1000 others in (falsely / indiscriminately) accusing PragerU of racist “hate“ speech. Could this ironically be considered an act to incite violence on a speaker? Are ... Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
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Is the homeless "epidemic" getting better or worse? The media portrays the cities of the US west coast as teaming with homeless people while national rate of homeless is going down. Is this due to a migration of homeless or something else? Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Admin Aug 10 Aug 10 2626 Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
After the terrible El Paso shooting (young white man targeting "Mexicans"), commentators on the Left quickly put the blame on Trump, guns, and the "Great Replacement conspiracy theory" [thedailybeast.com] while those on the Right blamed liberal ... Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
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Is it time to stop using the word "Racist"? That is, if the word has so many different meanings depending on the context, speaker/author's demographic or the political view of the audience, does using such an ambiguous word create more harm than ... Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Admin July 25 Jul 25 5151 Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Are poor black Americans already receiving "slavery reparations" in the form of receiving more from the government than collected in taxes? If so, is it enough? If so, why is not mentioned? Should it be? Every election cycle, the topic of ... Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Admin July 19 Jul 19 2525 Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
What films would you suggest young Liberals watch to better appreciate classical liberal values - such as a limited government and the freedom of the individual. If you make a list, please sort it by the ones you feel will make the most positive ... Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Admin July 6 Jul 6 2828 Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Can we stop the "civil war" in Western countries from escalating? While it's debatable if the present circumstances constitute a type of civil war (see Youtube ), we seem to be heading in a dangerous direction. If all war is politics and ...
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Admin July 1 Jul 1 1818 Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
While watching the first round of Democratic debates last night, I was struck by how choreographed and transparent the Left's overall strategy was laid out. As they were clearly speaking to the activists on the far-Left side of their party, I ... Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Admin June 27 Jun 27 2424 Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Reddit restricts access to the very popular "The_Donald" subreddit over alleged policy violations by it's members - averaging 1-2/day (see [reddit.com]. While we understand the challenges of running an open forum, Reddit makes over $100M/year and ...
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Google as fake news?! Finally a smoking gun on Google bias against conservatives (or even classical liberals)? See Youtube UPDATE: Youtube has since removed the video. see: [projectveritas.com] BTW, if you put a bitchute link in a post, we ...
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Admin June 24 Jun 24 1010 Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
How would you respond to someone of high intersectionality who claims to be systematically oppressed by straight white cis-gendered (not transmen) Christian men? For example, "Are there some benefits of being LGBTQX, not-white, transpersoned, ... Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Admin June 22 Jun 22 3434 Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Is political bias in media/youtube centrally coordinated or emergent from each outlet trying to maximize views/clicks? If it is centrally coordinated, who or what are the organizations setting the agenda or narrative? With the latest round of ...
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Admin June 15 Jun 15 1515 Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Is science-denialism the same on the Left as it is on the Right? Conservatives (mostly in the US) often deny scientifically-backed man-made climate change [skepticalscience.com] whereas people on the Left deny scientifically-backed Race-IQ ... Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Admin June 12 Jun 12 3737 Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
What's your thoughts about adding a way for group members to voluntarily send money to the group owner without any fees by us? This is in response to the latest rounds of demonetization at Youtube including Stephen Crowder. Attached is a quick ...
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POLL Are Liberals or Conservatives becoming more anti-Semitic or neither? A common theme of Liberal claims against Conservatives is that they are Nazis (inc., white supremacists). A similar theme of Conservative claims against Liberals is that they're ... Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
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Nordstroms, a US retailer, happily sells "The future is female" T-shirts [shop.nordstrom.com] based on the 1970s slogan. Should a shirt that, in essence, is promoting a future without men, be considered similar to a shirt saying "F you, women"?... Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
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Is there anyway to stop big tech firms from influencing elections? Last week, Youtube demonetized Carl Benjamin during his run for a seat in UK's parliament citing his history of making off-colored jokes in his tweets and videos [independent.co.uk].... Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Admin May 18 May 18 2020 Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
Thoughts on “Disadvantage Scores” in college admissions. [npr.org] Getting the most value out of everyone is key to a successful society - for every capable person who's overlooked is a lost opportunity. It’s been argued that the college ... Posted in Slug-of-the-Day group
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